140mm Dianthus Memories - Dianthus x alwoodii

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Product Description

Bred specifically to support Alzheimer's research is the beautiful Dianthus 'Memories'. With a pure white bloom, 'Memories' comes from renowned Dianthus specialists Whetman Pinks in the UK. With all the characteristics we have come to expect from modern Dianthus, 'Memories' shares these and more. Long flowering blooms held on sturdy stems, dry tolerance, delightful fragrance and exceptional hardiness are the hallmark breeding traits of its cousins in the well known Whetman Pink Scent First Collection and 'Memories' certainly shares these outstanding features. 'Memories' was purpose bred to raise funds for Alzheimer's research with specific reference given to the strong link between scent and memory. 'Memories' is a fitting variety to represent such a worthy cause. Dianthus 'Memories' is the perfect gift, performing equally well in garden beds, containers or long lasting cut flower displays. In the words of Ita Buttrose, NSW Ambassador for Alzheimer's - "I couldn’t think of a better way to honour a loved one than with a beautiful flower such as Dianthus Memories.”

Dianthus 'Memories' is low maintenance and easy to grow. Apply a slow release fertiliser during early spring. No pruning generally required, although removing old flower stems will encourage further flushes.

  • Long flowering displays for garden beds
  • Small gardens, patios and courtyards - perfect for containers
  • Exquisite fragrance for entertainment areas and entranceways
  • Ideal for low edging and borders
  • Cut flowers are long lasting for indoor vases

Product Details

Material
Plant
Product Dimensions (mm)
W:140 H:200 L:140
Common Name
Dianthus Memories
Botanical Name
Dianthus x alwoodii Memories
Pot Size (mm)
140
Fully Grown Height (please specify mtr or cm)
30cm
Fully Grown Width (please specify mtr or cm)
40cm
Full Sun Position
Yes
Part Shade Position
Yes
Shaded Position
No
Sheltered location
No
Drought Tolerant
No
Suitable for Hedges
No
Suitable for Pots
Yes
Suitable for Hanging Baskets
No
Suitable for Garden Beds
Yes
Planting Tips
Removing old flower stems will encourage further flushes
Produces Flowers
Yes
Flower Colour
White
Perfumed
Yes
Biennial
No
Perennial
Yes
Recommended Planting Months Vic
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Recommended Planting Months NSW
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Recommended Planting Months Qld
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Recommended Planting Months SA
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Recommended Planting Months WA
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Recommended Planting Months Tas
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Recommended Planting Months ACT
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Flowering Months Vic
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct
Flowering Months NSW
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Flowering Months Qld
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Flowering Months SA
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Flowering Months WA
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct
Flowering Months Tas
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct
Flowering Months ACT
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Aug, Sep, Oct

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