Sad Dianthus - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by iccarrion
June 30, 2010
I recently purchased three dianthus from the Home Depot. I planted them in mostly sunny bed and they were doing great but have since lost all blooms and don't seem to have any new ones coming. Am I wrong in thinking they're supposed to bloom all summer long? If not, what would you recommend I do to stimulate new blooms? Thanks in advance for your help!


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Answer from NGA
June 30, 2010

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Your dianthus will rest a little and then bloom again. Just shear the plants to remove the spent flowers and stems. New growth will emerge and new flowers, too. Enjoy!

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