Sweet William (Dianthus barbatus 'Pinocchio') in the Dianthus Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 9 inches
Plant Spread: 9 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Red
White
Other: Red, Pink, White and Bicolor flowers sometimes with a contrasting eye
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Bees
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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