Carnation Chabaud Mixed Colors – Item #69


Colorful, fragrant and free flowering! Flowers in a wide range of reds, pinks and white with many bi-colors. Grassy evergreen foliage. Blooms late spring through midsummer.

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Additional information

Weight .30 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/4″ (6mm)

Spacing: 1″ (3cm)

Sprouts In: 14-21 days

Thinning: 12″ (30cm)

Select a location with full sun and average garden soil. Start outdoors after danger of frost up to midsummer. For transplants, start indoors six to eight weeks before last frost date. Keep young plants evenly moist.

Carnations begin blooming in their second year.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Dianthus caryophyllus

Height: 18-24″ (46-61cm)

Bloom Period: summer

Type: perennial