Dianthus Red Chabaud Flowering Carnation Live Plant

Dianthus Red Chabaud Flowering Carnation Live Plant

  • $16.95

Carnation plants are perfect to grow in the cutting garden. There is no better known flower for cutting than a Carnation! This Dianthus Chabaud has tall, double, fringed flowers that have a lovely spicy scent. The foliage is clump-forming and blue-green in color. The Carnation flowers are red. Dianthus Caryophyllus Chabaud Carnations grow as a perennial in frost free zones 6-9, or grow as an annual where winters are cold. In colder zones, you can also bring your carnations inside. Carnations can be brought indoors, potted and kept in a sunny window throughout winter. Make sure to place them in a warm room and deadhead them often so they bloom at their best. Grow Carnation flower plants in borders, planters and rock gardens. 1 live plant comes in a 3.5" pot. All plants are carefully boxed and watered before shipped. Please open immediately after receiving and water the plant.

Flower Specifications

Season: Perennial

USDA Zones: 6 - 9

Height: 12-24 inches

Bloom Season: Late spring through mid summer

Bloom Color: Red

Environment: Full sun to partial shade

Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 6.6 - 7.8