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Three colours on one plant, this makes a pretty and harmonious collection. Brilliant for containers, as a cut flower and border filler.

Genus Dianthus
Group/Species barbatus
Variety Sweet Pink Magic F1
Type Biennial or Short-lived Perennial
Common Name Sweet William
Border Position Cutting Garden
Soil Type Neutral - Alkaline
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 90cm (36in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Sow May-July for flowers the following year. Sow under cover into seed trays, modules or pots and place in a cold frame or unheated greenhouse. Transplant in early autumn or the following spring to their final growing position. Sow direct into well-prepared soil and thin to 30cm (12in)
Care Tips Water once a week and mulch once established to keep the soil moist. A balanced liquid feed every couple of months will encourage more blooms. Cut flowers for the vase or deadhead regularly.
Flowering June - August
Vase Life Lasts up to 2 weeks in water
Harvesting Flower production 3 months
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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Dianthus barbatus 'Sweet Pink Magic' F1 reviews

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Reviewed 31st July 2019 by Louise

All seeds seem to germinate. Have to wait till next year to see proper results