Dianthus caryophyllus ‘Chabaud Orange Sherbet’ plants

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Description

There are just a few of these plants- $7 each.  They are in 8cm pots.  They are available for pickup from 449 Sandringham road Tues- Thurs 10am-2pm.  Please email us on info@owairakaseeds.co.nz to reserve a plant and organise pickup

 

This is a scented, French garden vintage carnation which has a sweet and spicy fragrance of clove. It has frilly, 5 cm double blooms with a small percentage of singles. Orangy-cream petals are often striped and flaked with tangerine. The foliage is grass like and gray or blue-green . It is best grown as an annual for cut-flower production and blooms in mid to late summer. Chabaud is an old-fashioned type dating back to as early as 190

Additional information

Classification

Perennial

Common Name

Carnation

Family

Caryophyllaceae

Maximum Height

approx 30 cm