'Can Can Cocktail Party' Dianthus caryophyllus from Sakata
March 20, 2011
'Can Can Cocktail Party' Dianthus caryophyllus is a top-quality carnation for landscape border, patio container or bedding area. Large, brightly colored blooms offer a delicate scent from mid-spring well into summer. This mix includes an array of popular hues that include burgundy, purple, salmon, scarlet and rose pink. Expect plants to reach a height of 18 inches with a spread of 8 inches. Excellent basal branching on strong cut flower quality stems is consistent with 'Can Can Cocktail Party' sister — the AAS 2003 and FleuroSelect Gold Medal Winner 'Can Can Scarlet.' This long-awaited addition from Sakata Ornamentals is a cool crop, requiring little or no heat in the greenhouse.
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