DIANTHUS caryophyllus fl. pl. Grenadin-Series 'Grenadin White'

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DIANTHUS caryophyllus fl. pl. Grenadin-Series 'Grenadin White'

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Select Item No. DA174

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1 Portion contains 20-250 seeds depending on value and size.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Biennial
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Origin: Probably cultivar, wild in Southeast- and East-Europe.
Historical: DIANTHUS caryophyllus is believed to be a cultivar. The actual descent is still uncertain.
Basic Colour: (white / cream)
Flower Colour: white
Natural Flowering Period: June - August
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z7 - Z10
Foliage: simple, linear-lanceolate, deep bluish green
Height with Flowers: 50 cm
Spacing between Plants: 25 cm
Soil Requirements: average
Usage: suitable for cutting
Portion weight: 0.333 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 1.66667 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
5 Gram
Sowing Rates/Trays: 3 - 5 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 128
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
winter - early autumn
Sowing to Germination: 1 - 2 weeks
Fertilizer: High (200-250 ppm)
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