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Sweet William 'Spooky Mixed' Seeds

Delicate flowers are bi-colored in shades of lilac, rose, carmine, white, and purple.

Availability: In stock

$2.95
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Details

These exquisite, open-fringed flowers are deeply divided and have deeply cut lacy petals. The delicate flowers are bi-colored in shades of lilac, rose, carmine, white, and purple. Spooky offers a unique show of flowers that are very fragrant as well, during both night and day. This variety is certainly a new favorite for us!

Michigan Seeds grown on our farm, Renegade Acres, in Howell, MI!

Certified Organic by Oregon Tilth.

Additional Info

Botanical Name Dianthus superbus
Life Cycle Biennial
Min. Time to Germinate 6 Days
Max. Time to Germinate 21 Days
Depth to Sow Seeds 1/16 in.
When to Sow Indoors 6-8 weeks before last spring frost, Outdoors after all danger of spring frost is past
Growing Height 12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
Plant Spacing 15-18 in. (38-45 cm)
Hardiness USDA Zone 4a: to -25F, USDA Zone 4b: to -20F, USDA Zone 5a: to -15F, USDA Zone 5b: to -10F, USDA Zone 6a: to -5F, USDA Zone 6b: to 0F, USDA Zone 7a: to 5F, USDA Zone 7b: to 10F, USDA Zone 8a: to 15F, USDA Zone 8b: to 20F
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Danger N/A
Bloom Color Magenta (Pink-Purple), Pale Pink, Pink, Purple, Rose/Mauve, Violet/Lavender, White/Near White
Bloom Time Mid-Summer
Foliage Evergreen
Other Details Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater, Flowers are fragrant, This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Soil pH Requirements 6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
Propagation Methods From seed; direct sow after last frost, From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall, From seed; sow indoors before last frost
Seed Collecting Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds, Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored
Seeds Per Pack 50