Dianthus Baileys Celebration

8.99

0.35m ht x 0.4m sp

‘Bailey’s Celebration’ is compact, cushion-forming, evergreen perennial with linear, dark blue-green leaves and, in summer, stiff, erect stems bearing strongly fragrant, double, fringed, pale pink flowers with rose-pink streaks.

2 in stock

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming

COLOUR

Flower

Rose-pink, Pale-pink in Summer

Foliage

Blue-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Slugs

Specific diseases

Rust , Virus

General care

Pruning

Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.

Propagation methods

Layering, Softwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Dianthus 'Bailey's Celebration' (Pink 'Bailey's Celebration') will reach a height of 0.35m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Flower Arranging, Gravel, Ground Cover, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Enrich soil with well-rotted manure or garden compost and apply a balanced fertiliser each spring.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming

COLOUR

Flower

Rose-pink, Pale-pink in Summer

Foliage

Blue-green in All seasons

HOW TO CARE

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Slugs

Specific diseases

Rust , Virus

General care

Pruning

Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.

Propagation methods

Layering, Softwood cuttings

WHERE TO GROW

Dianthus ‘Bailey’s Celebration’ (Pink ‘Bailey’s Celebration’) will reach a height of 0.35m and a spread of 0.4m after 2-5 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Edging, Flower Arranging, Gravel, Ground Cover, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in well-drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Enrich soil with well-rotted manure or garden compost and apply a balanced fertiliser each spring.

Soil type

Chalky, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

South, East