Dianthus barbatus 'Sweet Pink Magic' F1

Three colours on one plant, so a group of this looks like you've got a pretty and harmonious collection More
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Three colours on one plant, so a group of this looks like you've got a pretty and harmonious collection. 'Sweet Pink Magic' makes a brilliant container, cut flower and border filler.

Genus Dianthus
Group/Species barbatus
Variety Sweet Pink Magic F1
Type Hardy Biennial (grown as a Hardy Annual)
Common Name Sweet William
Border Position Container, Middle
Soil Type Alkaline, Chalky, Clay, Fertile, Neutral, Sandy
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Height 45cm (18in)
Spacing 30cm (12in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Direct sow March - October or for an earlier crop, sow under cover January - July. Surface sow and cover lightly. Sprinkle mycorrhizal fungi (Rootgrow) into the base of the planting hole and water well after planting
Care Tips Cut when the flowers are open fully. Flowers may not open fully if cut whilst still in bud.
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