Sweet William Single Mixed Colors – Item #294


Sweet William features brightly colored, densely packed clusters of single flowers on sturdy stems. Very easy to grow. A good choice for borders, mass plantings, or containers.

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Additional information

Weight .75 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 8-12 days

Thinning: 10″ (25cm)

Sow in full sun to light shade about two weeks before last frost date up to midsummer. For transplants, start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Keep young plants evenly moist.

May bloom first year if planted early. Replant in midsummer for flowers each spring. Sweet William is a perennial in warmer climates.

Additional Information (Flowers)

Botanical Name: Dianthus barbatus

Height: 1-2′ (30-60cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: hardy biennial