Exceptionally hardy

Bright flowers with a fantastic fragrance

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Dianthus 'Waterloo Sunset'

full sun
part shade
height 40cm
spread 60cm

Dianthus are back in vogue due to superior new varieties now being available. Offering nothing short of outstanding garden performance, 'Waterloo Sunset' hails from decades of specialised dianthus breeding. As part of the Scent First Collection, this variety delivers everything we love about 'garden pinks', including fantastic colour and fragrance but with the real bonus of long term garden results. By adding 'Waterloo Sunset' to your garden you will be creating impressive garden displays with minimal effort. Whilst it rewards you with gorgeous colour and whimsical perfume, it will also thrive under a wide range of garden conditions. Compact habit, strong flower stems and masses of blooms are why 'Waterloo Sunset' is recognised as a market leader. 'Waterloo Sunset' boasts exquisite flowers with a port-wine eye. These beautiful double blooms have a delightful fragrance and are exceptionally long flowering. Another outstanding introduction from the world renowned dianthus breeder 'Whetman Pinks'.

Water requirements are low once established, simply provide an occasional soak during periods of extended heat. Removal of dead flower heads will encourage further flushes. Apply a slow release fertiliser in spring for optimum results.

  • Fragrance & colour for entertainment areas
  • Containers
  • Small gardens or spaces
  • Edging for pathways or gardenbeds
  • General garden use
  • Cut flower for posies
  • Rockeries

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