Cheddar Pink Rose (Dianthus Gratianopolitanus) 100 seeds (#2198)
About the product
Low perennial creating characteristic gray-blue pillows covered with light pink delicate flowers with a pleasant spicy aroma.
The plant is very easy to grow, resistant to drought, diseases and completely frost-resistant. Rock plants for sunny and dry locations do not like excessive moisture.
Good for planting in rock gardens, slopes, flower walls, and as borders on the edges of a bed.
Approximately 100 seeds in 0.2g packet.
Genus - Dianthus
Species - Gratianopolitanus
Common name - Cheddar Pink Rose
Pre-Treatment - Not-required
Hardiness zones - 3 - 9
Height - 0,10 - 0,25 m
Spread - 0,20 - 0,25 m
Plant type - Perennial flower
Exposure - Full Sun, partial shade
Growth rate - Fast
Soil PH - Mildly acidic - Neutral (pH 6-7.5)
Soil type - Rich, moist, well drained
Water requirements - Average
Landscape uses - Beds, borders, pots and tubs
Bloom season - May - June
Leaf / Flower color - Green / rose
Sow indoors in trays of moist compost from April or outside directly into soil till June.
Sow 2-3 mm deep, firm gently, cover with glass or clear plastic..
Water well and place in a warm position. A temperature of ~+20C is ideal. Keep moist.
Seedlings usually appear in 10-20 days.