“The many great gardens of the world… all make the point as clear as possible: The soul cannot thrive in the absence of a garden.” –Thomas Moore (1478-1535)
  • Wix Facebook page

Dianthus spp.

Sweet William

Garden(s):

Swan, Oval, Owl

Type:

Biennial

Height:

15-20 cm (6-8 in)

Spread:

20-30 cm (8-12 in)

Light:

Full sun

Water:

Moderate

Zone:

3

Bloom Time:

May, June, July, August

Bloom Colour:

Pink, Purple, White

Foliage Colour:

Green

Soil:

Adaptable

Notes:

Self-seeding biennial. After blooming a hard pruning helps to ensure return next year. Fragrant blooms.