Flower Dianthus Chabaud Orange Sherbet 200 Non-GMO, Heirloom Seeds
Scented, French garden heirloom. Vintage carnations present the sweet and spicy fragrance of clove. Frilly, 1 and 1/2 to 2 inch double blooms with a small percentage of singles. Orange creamsicle-colored petals striped and flaked with tangerine. Grass-like, gray or blue-green foliage. Blooms late July through August and is best grown as an annual for cut-flower production. Chabaud is an old-fashioned type dating back to as early as 1904. D. caryophyllus is native to the Mediterranean, where emotional attachment to this flower first took root. Also known as annual carnation. Blooms in about 130 to 140 days. Germination rate about 70% or better. David’s Garden Seeds is a Veteran owned business that has been offering quality seeds since 2009.