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Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds

Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds

Dianthus Barbatus Nigrescens

160 Price inclusive of all taxes
Sweet William Black Prince Flowers
  • Sweet William Black Prince Flowers
160 Price inclusive of all taxes

Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds

Dianthus Barbatus Nigrescens

160 Price inclusive of all taxes

1 packet contains 500 seeds

Free Shipping on orders above Rs 200 & 2 Free Samples
Ships in 3 days
Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds - is currently on backorder. You may still purchase now though and we'll ship as soon as more become available.
Specifications

Seed Type: Non-Hybrid, Open Pollinated and Non-GMO

Plant: Dark green stems that grow up to 20 to 30 inches with flowers on top

Flower: Clove scented dense cluster of flowers

Colour: Dark red verging on black colour

Specifications: Great as ground cover and container flowers

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  • SOWING
    TIME

    October - November

  • Sowing
    Distance

    N/A

  • Fruit
    Weight

    N/A

  • Fruit
    Shape

    N/A

  • Days to
    maturity

    120 to 140 days

Sweet William flower is the perfect pot carnation plants and belongs to the Caryophyllaceae family. In addition to having edible blooms, Sweet William also offers evergreen foliage, fragrant even cut flowers. The flowers are coloured deep red bordering on becoming black with a mild clove or nutmeg scent. This variety of dianthus is a biennial. The remarkable sweet petals of Sweet William can be used in cake decorations, salads. The intense flavours of this edible flower make it a culinary favourite. Sweet william will grow well in sandy or clay soil and can go up to a height of 12 to 24 inches making it an absolute delight to spruce up a plain garden. The daily sun exposure should last for 4 to 5 hours for good growth. The plants of these flowers need to be pruned before starting the next blooming season.
Growing guide for Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds

Planting instructions

Sweet william can be directly seeded in the garden or seeded indoors for transplanting later. Sow sweet william seeds about ⅛ inches deep in fairly rich and well-draining soil and water lightly. Keep a distance of about 2-3 inches between each seed. Don’t let the soil dry out till germination. Germination will take about 2-3 weeks. After germination, thin the seedlings to 12 inches apart.

Growing Requirements

Pests

Over-watering is the major issue with Sweet William flowers which can cause the foliage to turn yellow. In addition to this, sweet william flowers are prone to wilting, leaf spotting, root rot, blight, and mould. Most of these problems can be solved with proper watering.

soil

Sweet william will grow in most of the garden soils, but fairly rich alkaline soil with good drainage is ideal to grow them.

spot

Though sweet william flowers prefer full sun, they must be protected from direct heat during hot summers. Sweet william does best in winters.

temperature

The germination temperature ranging between 17 to 19 °C is ideal for optimum growth of sweet william flowers.

watering

Sweet william flowers can catch a number of fungal diseases in heavy wet soil. Hence it is important to limit watering once a week after the plants develop.

how to harvest

As cut flowers, Sweet William can last up to 2 weeks if looked after properly. Sweet william is also a popular edible flower and its clove-like scent goes marvellously well with sweet and savoury dishes alike. To avoid the bitterness, remove the base of the petals while using as an edible flower.
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The productiveness of any seed we sell is subject to your local climatic conditions*, the sowing method you adopt, and your commitment to the planting process. We give no warranty, expressed or implied, and are in no way responsible for the produce.

Please note that all our seasonal recommendations/ sowing information is as per the local climatic conditions. *For more information on the optimum conditions required for growing seeds in your region, please contact us at, hello@allthatgrows.in or Whatsapp us at, +91 8544865077

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  • Sweet William Black Prince Flowers

Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds

Dianthus Barbatus Nigrescens

160

1 packet contains 500 seeds
Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds - is currently on backorder. You may still purchase now though and we'll ship as soon as more become available.
Specifications

Seed Type: Non-Hybrid, Open Pollinated and Non-GMO

Plant: Dark green stems that grow up to 20 to 30 inches with flowers on top

Flower: Clove scented dense cluster of flowers

Colour: Dark red verging on black colour

Specifications: Great as ground cover and container flowers

Have a Question?
(Price inclusive of all taxes)

Seed Type: Non-Hybrid, Open Pollinated and Non-GMO

Plant: Dark green stems that grow up to 20 to 30 inches with flowers on top

Flower: Clove scented dense cluster of flowers

Colour: Dark red verging on black colour

Specifications: Great as ground cover and container flowers

  • SOWING
    TIME

    October - November

  • Sowing
    Distance

    N/A

  • Fruit
    Weight

    N/A

  • Fruit
    Shape

    N/A

  • Days to
    maturity

    120 to 140 days

Sweet William flower is the perfect pot carnation plants and belongs to the Caryophyllaceae family. In addition to having edible blooms, Sweet William also offers evergreen foliage, fragrant even cut flowers. The flowers are coloured deep red bordering on becoming black with a mild clove or nutmeg scent. This variety of dianthus is a biennial. The remarkable sweet petals of Sweet William can be used in cake decorations, salads. The intense flavours of this edible flower make it a culinary favourite. Sweet william will grow well in sandy or clay soil and can go up to a height of 12 to 24 inches making it an absolute delight to spruce up a plain garden. The daily sun exposure should last for 4 to 5 hours for good growth. The plants of these flowers need to be pruned before starting the next blooming season.
Growing guide for Sweet William Black Prince Flower Seeds

Planting instructions

Sweet william can be directly seeded in the garden or seeded indoors for transplanting later. Sow sweet william seeds about ⅛ inches deep in fairly rich and well-draining soil and water lightly. Keep a distance of about 2-3 inches between each seed. Don’t let the soil dry out till germination. Germination will take about 2-3 weeks. After germination, thin the seedlings to 12 inches apart.

Growing Requirements

Pests

Over-watering is the major issue with Sweet William flowers which can cause the foliage to turn yellow. In addition to this, sweet william flowers are prone to wilting, leaf spotting, root rot, blight, and mould. Most of these problems can be solved with proper watering.

soil

Sweet william will grow in most of the garden soils, but fairly rich alkaline soil with good drainage is ideal to grow them.

spot

Though sweet william flowers prefer full sun, they must be protected from direct heat during hot summers. Sweet william does best in winters.

temperature

The germination temperature ranging between 17 to 19 °C is ideal for optimum growth of sweet william flowers.

watering

Sweet william flowers can catch a number of fungal diseases in heavy wet soil. Hence it is important to limit watering once a week after the plants develop.

how to harvest

As cut flowers, Sweet William can last up to 2 weeks if looked after properly. Sweet william is also a popular edible flower and its clove-like scent goes marvellously well with sweet and savoury dishes alike. To avoid the bitterness, remove the base of the petals while using as an edible flower.