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Dianthus caryophyllus Super Trouper Velvet White

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Dianthus caryophyllus Super Trouper Velvet White Dwarf Carnation,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Clumping, Upright

An excellent pot and garden plant, Super Trouper has a large color range and hardiness to Zone 6. Upright plants give off a wonderful fragrance. Full doubled fragrant white and burgundy blooms. An all around excellent pot carnation series. Great for container and garden applications.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
15-30cm <30cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Caryophyllaceae Europe

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Burgundy, White
Flower Fragrant: Yes
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate