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1224J Red Dianthus ‘David’
Young plug plant
4.50 Available
1224L Red Dianthus ‘David’
Young plug plant
Unit price available starting from 3 units purchased.
3.75 Available
1224K Red Dianthus ‘David’
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Unit price available starting from 10 units purchased.
3.25 Available
1224M Red Dianthus ‘David’
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Unit price available starting from 25 units purchased.
2.75 Available
1224P Red Dianthus ‘David’
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Unit price available starting from 50 units purchased.
2.35 Available
1224N Red Dianthus ‘David’
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Unit price available starting from 100 units purchased.
2.15 Available
1224A FERTILISER – Fertiliser tablet to place at the bottom of the hole before planting. Slow release over 7 to 8 months. Only 1 tablet in each hole. 0.40 Available

 

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Red Dianthus - Dianthus plumarius rubra (latin)

Geographic Origins: The Orient and Central Europe.
Adult size: Height up to 25 cm, width up to 25 cm.
Foliage: Evergreen.
Type of soil: Well drained, neutral and chalky.
Climate: Quite hardy.
Position: Full sun.
Planting density: 9/m².


Properties and uses:
The dianthus 'David', also called border pink, is a hardy perennial with scented poppy red flowers, from May through to July. It has narrow rough bluish leaves.
It would be ideal in a rockery or a Mediterranean style garden.
It is not very demanding and the dianthus is easy to look after.
Remove the dead flowers to prolong flowering and cut it back if it is not compact enough otherwise it may blacken around its base.

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