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 Autumn Flowers




    Dianthus - please refer to plant caretag for specific variety information


Colours - Crimson, white and mix.


Flowering period - Fall season.


Features - Early flowering, dwarf plants have bright flowers.


Spacing - Plant 10" apart (25 cm)


Height - Grows 4" to 10" tall (10 - 25 cm)


Soil and water - Best in well drained soils. Water regularly. Do not allow plants to dry out.


Light requirements - Plant in full sun.


Best use - Use in beds and containers. Also good for edging, rock gardens and cut flowers.


Growing tips - Fiber pots should not be planted in the ground. Excellent frost tolerance. Dianthus is relatively disease and pest free.



Planning your garden

For beginners it is important to draw a garden layout plan

• Choose plants suitable for the site (sun vs. shade, soil, etc)

• Arrange plants according to their height

• Arrange according to plant form and texture

• Arrange according to flowering periods for constant blooming

• Arrange in groupings by type and color considerations


Select an autumn flower


Autumn Flowers

Click on a flower from the list below to see a photo and find lots of growing and plant care tips.










   Garden Mum

   Gerbera Daisy


   Kale - Flowering


   Ornamental pepper


   Pansy - Icicle








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