Carnation Grenadin White Dianthus Caryophyllus is a hardy perennial that is native to Europe and Asia. Starting Carnation Grenadin White seeds indoors 10-12 weeks before last frost can be very beneficial. Dianthus Caryophyllus features mounds of nicely textured, frosty-like in appearance foliage that adds remarkable accent to any garden. Carnation Grenadin White blooms intensely with large, fully double, fragrant, white flowers. Carnation blooms all summer and fall providing a magnificent display of white color and attracting bees and butterflies.
Carnation Grenadin White is a very popular choice for cutting or cottage gardens, and also for rock gardens. Carnation is a versatile plant that has very showy appearance in flowerbeds or containers. Dianthus Caryophyllus seeds geminate in 7-14 days, and Carnation plant grows best in full sun or partial sun preferring a rich, well drained soil. Carnation Grenadin is an fabulous, long-lasting cut flower.
Height: 24 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Rich, Moist well-drained, pH 6.6-7.8
USDA Zones: 4-9 (As Perennial) All Regions of North America (As Annual)
Sow Indoors: Winter/Spring (10-12 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring/Summer/Fall (In mild climate)
Seed Depth: 1/16 Inch
Germination Time: 7-14 Days