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Boxed Garden Perennials

Christchurch, New Zealand

Dianthus 'Doris'

$6.00

SPECIAL QUALITIES:
Wonderful double ‘carnation’ flowers over many months. Perfumed. Attractive grey foliage. First class cut flower.

FLOWERS: Spring – summer.

HEIGHT: 40cm WIDTH: 30cm

PLANTS NEEDED PER SQUARE METRE: 9-10

HABIT:
Forms a perennial clump of grey grass like leaves.

POSITION & USES:
Sun. Frost hardy.

CULTIVATION:
Easy in good garden soil that is well drained. Remove spent blooms to prolong flowering. Trim lightly in late autumn to encourage new spring growth.

WATER RATING: (click photo to see)
  • Red Can = Plants require little water in hot, dry weather
  • Green Can = Plants require deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather
  • Blue Can = Plants require deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.


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