Dianthus Memories

Plant Details

A mass of snow white flowers with a wonderfully spicy fruity fragrance, attracting butterflies throughout spring and summer.

Month Available: April

Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen

Flower Colour: White

Suitable For Wildlife: Butterflies

Soil Type: Well-drained

Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade

Season of Interest: Spring, Summer

Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers

Plant Type: Perennial

Hardy: Fully

Main Attribute: Spring and summer flowering.

Height / Spread: 25cm x 40cm (10in x 16in)

Growing Tips & Additional Information

Great in a pot, but to get the best display from your plant always use a good quality tub and basket compost.

Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders

Pests and Diseases: Aphids, slugs.

Plant Care: Simply deadhead to prolong flowering.

Care and Time: Medium - summer

Warning: None

Benefits: Superb easy to grow plant which is very attractive to butterflies and looks good in the border or in a container on the patio. Repeat flowers with a compact habit and a wonderful fragrance.

History: Awarded Best in Show at the HTA National Plant Show in 2011, and originally sold in aid of the Alzheimers Society, hence the name.