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Dianthus Green Trick ('Temarisou') (PBR)

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£6.99  
Availability: to order from spring 2020 9cm pot

Product description

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: well-drained, neutral soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: June to September
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Loved by designers and florists alike, and it is easy to see why! Grown as a biennial the fluffy lime-green pom pom heads stand proud on the long, bright green stems, adding texture and shape over a long period to a sunny planting scheme. Stylish and simple these 'flowers' look fabulous in a cottage garden or a formal comtemporary setting. Plant in groups with bright orange and purple flowers for a eyecatching display, or with shades of blues for a cooler theme. Furthermore they are long lasting as cut flowers in the home.

  • Garden care: Incorporate lots of well-rotted manure or garden compost into the planting hole. Apply a balanced fertiliser in spring and deadhead to prolong flowering.