Dianthus chinensis 'Black and White Minstrals'
This is a heirloom dating back to the 1800's china pink (chinensis) variety. It has fully double dark maroon/black with lacy white edged petals with a nice scent. grows 30cm/12". Brilliant as a cut flower in small vases or makes a fantastic buttonhole. Flowers June until autumn.
Dianthus love to be planted in free draining alkaline to neutral soils in a nice sunny spot.
This plant is grown by us at our nursery & supplied to you in a 10cm pot, fully rooted & ready to plant straight out into your garden. Please note that this is NOT a plug plant, in this size of pot there is NO need for you to re pot it & grow it on in a green house.