Dianthus Candy Floss
This wonderfully floriferous variety has gorgeous ruffled, sugar pink flowers with a beautiful scented from Spring onwards and a fantastic evergreen compact habit
Month Available: July
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Frost hardy
Main Attribute: Free flowering
Height / Spread: 28cm x 28cm (11in x 11in)
When growing in a pot, always feed these regularly during the growing season with a rose / tomato feed to encourage flowering
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, slugs.
Plant Care: Remove dead flowers to encourage repeat flowering
Care and Time: Low - spring
Warning: Toxic if eaten.
Benefits: : Ideal for patio pots & containers. All have a wonderful scent and are very free flowering.Compact growth habit & foliage remains all year
History: Bred by specialist Dianthus grower Whetman Pinks who have been growing Dianthus for over 70 years.