Dianthus and Helianthemum Collection

My favourite plant pairing in my mother's garden – the most highly scented of all English garden pinks with the cheery, white saucer flowers of Rock Rose. More
2 x 9cm plants 190561-2 £8.95 Delivery late February
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6 x 9cm plants 190561-6 £21.50 Delivery late February
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My favourite plant pairing in my mother's garden –  the most-highly-scented-of-all English garden pinks with the cheery, white saucer flowers of Rock Rose. What could be nicer to plant around a terrace, path or steps to fill and scent a sunny corner?

Includes

  • Dianthus 'Mrs Sinkins'
  • Helianthemum 'Wisley White'
Genus Dianthus, Helianthemum
Variety Wisley White Mrs Sinkins
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Rock Rose, English garden pinks
Border Position Front
Soil Type Chalky, Sandy, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 20-40cm (8-16in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Plant out in spring , in well-drained soil.
Care Tips Cut back after flowering to promote new growth.
Flowering June - August
Vase Life Put a drop of bleach or clear vinegar in Mrs. Sinkins' water to increase vase life. Change water regularly, re-applying bleach each time.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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