Sweet William Dianthus barbatus Single Mix

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Botanical Name:

Dianthus barbatus Single Mix

Family:

Caryophyllaceae

Genus:

Dianthus

Species:

barbatus

Cultivar:

Single Mix

Common Name:

Sweet William

Seeds Per Pound:
466,077
Quantity:
1.28 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
458
Germination:
90%
Germination Test Type:
estimate
Purity:
99%
Collection Locale:
Oregon
Crop Year:
2018
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
6

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In Stock: 1.28 lb
Prices
  • DIANTHUS barbatus single mix

Items are priced on a curve, you can buy any 'bulk quantity' up to what we have in stock, some examples are:
1 packet
1.95
10 g
5.90
1 oz
8.95
1 lb
59.50
Growing Info, follow in order:
Scarification: none required.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: sow seed 1/16 deep, tamp the soil.
In a Nutshell:
* A very ornamental plant, its flowers are very attractive to butterflies and moths. The flowers have a strong clove-like scent.
* Plants self-sow freely when grown in a suitable position. Although the Sweet William is a perennial species, it is quite short-lived and degenerates after its second year. It is best treated as a biennial in the garden. more...
* Dianthus barbatus ( Sweet William ) is a species of Dianthus native to the mountains of southern Europe from the Pyrenees east to the Carpathians and the Balkans , with a variety disjunct in northeastern China , Korea , and southeastern most Russia . more...
* The popular old-fashioned flower; likes limey soil; native to Russia and China. more...
Usda description:
More info on http://plants.usda.gov