Dianthus ‘Odessa Red’


The Odessa series of hardy carnations flower from spring until late autumn and are completely hardy. Odessa Red has masses of dark crimson-red, carnation-like flowers held above attractive, silver-grey foliage. It has a beautiful fragrance. Excellent for cutting. Good drainage is essential for winter hardiness. Evergreen. Good for bees and butterflies.

Position: Full sun

Soil: Gritty, moderately fertile, well-drained soil

Flowers: May until October

Hardiness:  Fully hardy

Height: 20cm X 30 cm (8’x1ft”)

Time for full growth: 1 to 2 years

Attracts Bees and Butterflies

Slug Resistant: Yes

Pot Size: 11 cm

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