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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.
Dianthus 'Scents of Summer Pink Peony'
The hardy 'Scents of Summer' series brings back the antique spicy fragrance of pinks to cut flower-quality garden carnations, along with bright colour and strong vigour. 'Pink Peony' is the pick of the bunch, with its crested magenta blooms looking just like a miniature peony! It packs extreme flower power - enjoy 100's of blooms through the summer, every year.More info
Dianthus barbatus 'Sweet'
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: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.More info
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