Sweet William Double Mix Cottage Perfume Seeds
Info: Sweet William Double Mix Cottage Perfume is easy to cultivate and has large flowers which are sweetly scented and are produced in an abundance mix of colours and wide ranging combination of reds, pinks, and whites - with some bi-coloured on 45 cm erect stems. It blooms the year after planting, from May/June til the end of July.
Sowing & cultivation: Sow seeds sparingly in trays or directly outdoors from late spring (May) to autumn (September) for blooms the following year. Sweet William likes sunny to semi-shady locations, regular watering and nutrient-rich, permeable soils. If you regularly remove the dead flowers, you will prolong the flowering time. Also suitable for pots and tubs.
|Botanical name||Dianthus barbatus|
|Sowing||from May to September outdoors|
|Location||Sunny to half-shady, nutrient-rich permeable soil|
|Germination temperature||15 - 20°C|
|Germination||10 - 14 days|
|Blooming||July - October|
|Height||40 - 50 cm|
Image source: 3268zauber, Bund Bartnelken, CC BY-SA 3.0