Description For Dianthus Mix Seeds
How to grow Dianthus Mix from Seeds:Introduction and Uses: These are erect plants and bear brightly colored scented flowers. The flowers are exquisitely marked, edged or blotched. Some of them have beautifully fringed petals. The flower color ranges from white to red, scarlet, pink, etc.
Dianthus plants are useful for flowerbeds, borders, rock garden, edging and even in pots. Dianthus is an excellent cut flower for various floral arrangements.
Botanical Name: Dianthus chinensis
Common Name: Pinks
Plant Origin: East Asia
Propagation Method: seed sowing and stem cutting
Flowering/ Growing Season: Winter
Sunlight Requirement: Full sun (6-8 hours)
Plant Height: 30-45 cm tall
Growing Method of Dianthus Mix Seeds:
Planting Distance: 15-20 cm apart on flowerbeds. For pot growing, 25 cm pots can be used.
Watering: Dianthus on the ground is watered twice a week, and potted ones are watered every alternate day.
Feeding: Fresh compost should be added to soil at the time of planting. Liquid cow dung manure is given every 15 days along with vermicompost.
Plant care: Spray appropriate medicines if there are signs of an infestation. Click here to buy plant care products online in India.
Bloom time: Dianthus takes about 3.5 months to flower. Buy variety of flower seeds online.
|Spacing (Row to Row X Plant to Plant)||20 cm x 20 cm|
|Germination Time||Germination will take place in 6 - 8 days from sowing|
|Fertilizer||Chemicals: Suphala or Urea - 5 g Per Plant. Organic: Neemcake or Vermicompost - 10 g Per Plant.|
|Season of Sowing||September to January|
|Product Weight||10 g to 25 g|
|Product Height||15 cm|
|Product Width||10 cm|
|Product Depth||1 cm|