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Dianthus barbatus var. nigrescens ‘Sooty’


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Description:
This is for the black flower fancier! Densely packed heads of chocolate-maroon flowers on red stems. Mature foliage turns from mid-green to mahogany. Worth adding to the early summer colour at the front of the border. Will be incredible with yellows or blue-greens.


Common Name: Sweet William

Family: Caryophyllaceae (The Pink Family)

Zone Hardiness: 7-8

Light: Full Sun

Height: 12-24"

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: Burgundy

Secondary Bloom Colour: Black

Class: Evergreen

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Spring - Summer

Soil Moisture: Average

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No

Berries: No

Benefits:

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Meadows and woods.

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Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia

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