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Scientific Name: Dianthus chinensis Common Name: Single Dianthus
Hardiness Zone: 5a – 5b
Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C) Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer, Autumn Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 8 – 10″ (20 – 25cm) Height: 8 – 10″ (20 – 25cm) Width: 8 – 10″ (20 – 25cm) Exposure: Sun
General Information: Tons of flowers on a compact, mounded plant. Performs best in cool weather. Plant along with other cool-season annuals such as pansies for best flowering.
Crowned with huge flower power Wow ’em with the biggest blooms of any dianthus of this type…exceptional flower form…and a palette of showstopping colour choices. Corona adds a regal touch to cool-season landscapes, gardens and patio planters. Plug crop time: 4 to 6 weeks Transplant to finish: 6 to 8 weeks
- At 2 to 3 in./5 to 8 cm, Corona’s blooms are larger than the competition, plus it offers uniform flowering time and habit.
- Produces multiple flowers on a compact, mounded plant.
- Gives its best performance in cool weather, making it great planted along with other cool-season annuals such as pansies.
Solid cherry colour; some flowers show a darker red centre.