Dianthus barbatus nigrescens 'Sooty'
Sweet William
 

Caryophyllaceae

Height: 30 - 40 cm.

Flower colour: dark red

Flower colour: late June - August

Soil humus rich, well drained

pH: neutral - alkaline

Hardiness: fairly hardy

Plant range: the species is native to S-Europe and parts of Asia 

 

Short lived perennial,
often grown as
biennial or annual.

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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