Prairie Blossom

Dianthus 'Rockin' Red' (Sweet William)

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'Rockin' Red'

Dianthus x barbatus

Brilliant Color is Only the Beginning! flowers are gorgeous -- neatly serrated and suffused with fire-engine-red petals around a small rosy-pink eye.

'Sweet William,' is a short-lived perennial which is commonly treated as an annual or biennial. Cottage garden classic self-sows readily to form charming colonies. in the rock garden or at the garden's edge. Prompt removal of spent flower stems encourages prolonged bloom display. Low growing. Plant in mass at the front of mixed beds and borders.

  • Light: Full Sun & Partial Sun
  • Water: Average
  • Fertilize: Only when needed
  • Role: Filler 
  • Height: 18-24 inches
  • Spacing: 8-12 inches