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Dianthus Plants


Dianthus plants, also known as carnations, pinks and sweet Williams, fill gardens with their delightful fragrance. Try growing some of the more unusual types - our range includes green-flowered varieties, as well as the more traditional favourites.



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Dianthus 'Scents of Summer Collection'

  • T&M Exclusive

Immerse your senses in Dianthus 'Scents of Summer Mixed'! We've hand selected a range of modern dianthus plants to offer bright colours, strong garden performance and multi-flowering stems, while retaining the vintage spicy fragrance of garden pinks. The extreme flower power of these hardy perennials means you'll enjoy 100s of cut flower blooms through the summer, every year, with plenty left on the plants to keep them looking good in the garden. Height and spread: 30cm (12").


Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 10 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE* £4.99  
    • £14.99
    • 20 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £24.99 £17.99

Dianthus barbatus 'Sweet'

Sweet William

  • Summer-flowering Sweet Williams!

Enjoy these delightfully fragrant Sweet Williams all summer long! Clusters of sweetly scented flowers in shades of red, white and purple are borne atop stiff upright stems from June through to September. Superb for cutting for a vase indoors, the vibrant flowers of Dianthus barbatus 'Sweet' are also attractive to bees. Often grown as a biennial, this short lived perennial is ideal for cottage garden beds and borders. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 30cm (12").


Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 6 dianthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of June 2017
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    • £5.99
    • 24 dianthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £14.99
    • 48 dianthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE *£9.99  
    • £29.98 £19.99

Dianthus 'Gran's Favourite'

Carnation, Pink

This well loved RHS AGM variety is as popular as ever for its white blooms with raspberry picotee edges. The clove scented flowers of Dianthus 'Gran's Favourite' are produced in abundance above a carpet of silvery green foliage. With such a prolific flowering period there will be plenty of blooms to spare for a vase indoors. This super little Pink is perfectly hardy and a makes a lovely addition to the front of cottage garden borders. Height and spread: 40cm (16").


Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 10 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE* £4.99  
    • £19.98 £14.99

Dianthus 'Doris'

Carnation, Pink

This well known RHS AGM variety is one of the longest flowering Pinks you'll find. An abundance of double pink flowers with deep pink centres are produced all summer long, above mats of silvery green foliage. With a rich, sweet fragrance, Dianthus 'Doris makes a delightful cut flower that will fill your home with fragrance. This compact hardy perennial is perfect for alpine gardens and rockeries or planted through the front of beds and borders. Height and spread: 25cm (10").


Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 10 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE* £4.99  
    • £19.98 £14.99

Dianthus 'Scents of Summer Pink Peony'

Pink, Carnation

  • T&M Exclusive
  • We've put the scent back into garden carnations!

Part of the 'Scents of Summer' series, Dianthus 'Pink Peony' is the pick of the bunch. The crested magenta blooms have a deep, rich fragrance, just like the old fashioned varieties, but with modern vigour and strong garden performance which continues throughout the season. Look forward to an abundance of strong stemmed blooms from this hardy garden pink, which make superb cut flowers. Perfect for edging pathways and borders or brightening up patio containers with long lasting colour. Height and spread: 30cm (12").


Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE £5  
    • £12.99 £7.99
    • 10 dianthus Postiplug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE £6  
    • £17.99 £11.99

Dianthus 'Dynasty Mixed'

Sweet William

  • The elegant Sweet William
  • Fragrant and double flowered
  • Perfect for cottage gardens and patio containers
More elegant than the common Sweet William, these double-flowered dianthus in shades of pink and mottled red have a delightful fragrance too! Easy to grow, Dianthus 'Dynasty Mixed' loves a sunny border and needs minimal maintenance in a well-drained soil. Perfect planted towards the back of cottage garden displays or in containers on the patio, but wherever you plant them, make sure they're handy for cutting as 'Dynasty Mixed' makes a fabulous cut flower. Height: 40cm (16"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 24 dianthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 48 dianthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE* £4.99  
    • £14.99

Dianthus 'Ever-blooming Mixed' (Hardy)

Carnation

Strong upright stems carry large ruffled blooms in a vibrant mix of red, orange, yellow and pink carnations. These hardy perennial dianthus are cottage garden essentials. The fragrant carnation flowers are excellent for cutting for a bright display indoors. Perfectly proportioned for the front of sunny borders where their mounds of silvery green foliage remain evergreen throughout the year. Height: 60cm (24"). Spread: 40cm (16").

 

Culinary note: Dianthus flowers are edible.

Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 6 dianthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
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    • £5.99
    • 72 dianthus plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • Double up 36 to 72 for £5 extra  
    • £15.99

Dianthus 'Diamond Mixed' (Garden Ready)

Pink

  • Compact neat habit
  • Completely garden ready
  • Superb garden performance
  • Early blooming
Grow these low-maintenance hardy Pinks with ease when you buy our Garden Ready plants. We despatch these packs of 30 tough super-size plants at the perfect time for planting out, usually before blooms form, which helps them establish quicker for better root growth and then a longer, stronger display of flowers. All Garden Ready Plants are grown in incredicompost® and fed with incredibloom®, guaranteeing best ever performance.

Dianthus 'Diamond Mixed' grow well in almost any garden environment and as with most Dianthus, are ideal for bringing a bright splash of colour to the garden. Plant these garden-ready carnation plants in containers, hanging baskets, patio pots and borders where they'll reward you with their superb garden performance. The pretty carnation flowers in shades of red, pink, white and orange, bloom continuously over the summer months and are beautifully set off by the foliage which varies from mid to dark green.
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    • 30 dianthus garden ready plants

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    • £14.99
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Dianthus 'Odessa Amy'

Carnation, Pink

  • Mini carnations ideal for small spaces!
  • 30 blooms or more at any one time!!
  • Bright colours and a spicy fragrance

This tough garden variety is one of the best performers we've seen in both field and container trials. These compact carnation plants make up for their lack of height with an impressive display of perfumed blooms. Carnation 'Odessa Amy' really puts on a heavy flowering display, expect 30 blooms on each plant at any one time. Not only does it bring vivid colours to your patio and table top containers, you'll also be rewarded with a warm spicy fragrance - something that is missing from many other modern bred varieties in the search for stronger colours. The short stature of 'Odessa Amy' makes it a perfect choice for adding colour to the front of borders, and this cute carnation won't look out of place in rock garden plantings either. Height 20cm (8"). Spread 25cm (10").


Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 5 dianthus pencil plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE £5  
    • £11.99 £6.99
    • 10 dianthus pencil plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE £9  
    • £17.99 £8.99

Dianthus 'Cherry Burst'

Carnation

  • Unusual carnation flowers
  • Softly fragranced
  • Perfect for borders
  • Fabulous cut flower
With its pinky looks, Dianthus 'Cherry Burst' is refreshingly different, with pointed coral pink petals, each seemingly dipped in white at the tips. And they boast a lovely soft fragrance too! These striking-looking pinks couldn't be more different to the very average carnations that you find in bunches on the forecourt of service stations! Plant Dianthus 'Cherry Burst' in a sunny spot, either in a border or in pots on the patio, where they'll flower their hearts out from June to September. Ideal for cutting; enjoy their unusual good looks and their scent in vases too. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 5 dianthus pencil plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 10 dianthus pencil plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
    • SAVE* £4.99  
    • £14.99

Dianthus 'Neon Lace'

Carnation

  • Large fragrant carnation flowers
  • Extremely free flowering
  • Drought resistant
  • Long-lasting cut flowers
Carnations this bright and cheerful usually lack fragrance, but Dianthus 'Neon Lace' comes with a difference - long-lasting colour with the added bonus of a sweet fragrance! These pot plant-sized specimens pack a big punch in terms of flower power, scent and colour, but at only 20cm (8") tall, they are ideal for patio containers and rockeries, as well as the front of borders and as edging.

Large double carnation flowers in a delightful creamy white, edged with neon pink, bloom from early spring - the dark green, full foliage acting as a perfect backdrop. Dianthus 'Neon Lace' also makes wonderful fragrant and long-lasting cut flowers, so be sure to grow plenty so that you have enough for inside and out! Height: 20cm (8"). Spread: 25cm (10").
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    • 5 dianthus pencil plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £9.99
    • 10 dianthus pencil plug plants

    • Despatch: By end of May 2017
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    • £14.99

Dianthus 'Festival Mixed' (Garden Ready)

Sweet William

  • The fast-track to a hassle-free garden - just plant, water and enjoy!
  • Quality plants delivered to your door, hardened off and ready to plant out
  • Fully-grown, super-robust, healthy plants

Our garden ready plants are selected for garden performance, straight from the nursery. We send them to you 'green' ahead of flowering (but please note some varieties may show a few blooms), which means plants will establish quickly and all their energy goes into producing better roots, so they produce more flowers throughout the season.


We're bringing strong scent to the autumn garden with this vibrant mix of Sweet Williams. Dianthus 'Festival Mixed' brings together a selection of traditional solid shades and bicolour blooms to catch the eye, all picked for their sweet clove-like fragrance that will fill your patio with perfume this autumn.

Winter hardy and tolerant of summer extremes, this hardy mix comes into its own during the cooler autumn weather, picking up the baton just when your summer performers are starting to lag behind. Even the first frosts won't stop this top-performing mix, so expect colour and scent well into winter. A must have for extending the season of colour in your garden. Height and spread: 25cm (10").


Culinary note: Use the clove like tasting petals for adding to cakes, either for flavour or decorating, suitable for soups, salads and sauces too. For more details about edible flowers click here.

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    • 30 dianthus garden ready plants

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    • £14.99
    • Out of stock