In this mix
- Hardy Perennial
- Border (Front)
- Chalky, Neutral
- July - September, the following year from sowing seed
- 30-40cm (12-16in)
- Common name
- Carthusian Pink, Charterhouse Pink
- Full Sun, Shelter
- 30cm (12in)
- Sow February-April under cover. Cover seed lightly.
Dianthus carthusianorum is a wonderful plant which I saw wild in Transylvania one summer. I grow it in my wild flower meadow, as well as in perennial borders and for cutting.
Deadhead regularly to promote flowering. This can be grown in a container pot.