This Sweet William variety features a mix of vivid colors. The bright colors and spicy scent make this a garden standout. The plants produce eye-catching bicolor blooms in combinations of red, pink, and white. Flower clusters grow to be as large as 15 cm (6”) across. This self-seeding variety is very pretty and easy to grow, blooming in its second year.
Latin Name: Dianthus barbatus
Product Weight: 350 milligrams / approximately 250-275 seeds
Plant Type: Biennial
Hardiness Zone: 3
Bloom Color: Bicolors in combinations of red, pink and white
Grows Best In: Full Sun
Bloom Period: June to July
Days to Seed Germination: 5 to 10 days
Seed Planting Depth: 3 mm (1/8")
Growing Height: 30-45 cm (12-18")
Planting Instructions: Sow seed directly into the garden once all danger of frost has passed. For earlier blooms, start seed indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.