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Dianthus barbatus 'Wee Willy'
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common name: Sweet William
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Spring
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
Dwarf Sweet William with a compact habit and producing many small flowers in a range of colours from scarlet red through shades of pink to white. Flowers early, from late spring and continues for a long period. Short-lived perennial, usually grown as an annual or biennial.
Well drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun.
From seed in autumn or spring at 13 to 15°C.
Borders, bedding and perfect for containers.