Perennials

Sweet William Plants - Blooming Age Plants

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Sweet William - Dianthus barbatus Hardy Planting Zones - 3-9 Sun or Shade - Full or Partial Sun Mature Height - 12 - 24 " Mature Width - 3 - 5 " Bloom Season - Late Spring to Early Summer Gardener Status - Beginner

Sweet William, Phlox divaricata

 

 

 

Sweet William attracts Butterflies.

 

Sweet Williams is a delightfully sweet smelling flower, perfect for ornamental flower gardens. The flowers grow in dense clusters at the top of the stem and contain up to 30 blossoms. Each flower has five serrated edged petals and grows to a diameter of about an inch. The flowers range in color from white, pink, red, and purple; coming in a variety of patterns. The beautiful smell and colorful petals will attract bees, birds, and butterflies. Sweet Williams is terrific for borders or rock gardens. They will thrive in slightly alkalizing soil with the sun to partial shade. Because of the flowers height and smell, it is perfect for floral arrangements.

 

Sweet William prefers to grow in alkaline soils. This plant doesn't grow well in moist tropical soils. Sweet William’s flowers are sometimes eaten and are often used as a garnish. Sweet William is disease resistant and pest resistant. Sweet William has no main medicinal uses. Sweet William is not toxic and can be consumed by livestock.

 

Sweet William is a flower that has many names
It is also known as Phlox, Louisiana Phlox, and Wild Blue Phlox. But no matter what name you know it by or call it this little flower is sure to be a gorgeous addition to any garden. It has flowers that range from blue, pink and purple and bloom from mid to late spring. This perennial is excellent to use in a border, in a container garden, or rock garden, and they are even more gorgeous when you plant many of them together. The flowers are suitable for cutting and enjoying their beauty and slight fragrance in the home, and they also attract butterflies.

 

 

 

 

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product.depth 100.00
Description
Sweet William - Dianthus barbatus Hardy Planting Zones - 3-9 Sun or Shade - Full or Partial Sun Mature Height - 12 - 24 " Mature Width - 3 - 5 " Bloom Season - Late Spring to Early Summer Gardener Status - Beginner

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Written by Tricia on 5th Apr 2017
5/5

Lots of color

Packs a lot of color for a small plant

Written by Debbie on 5th Apr 2017
5/5

Makes a great potted plant

I planted this in pots on my deck and they are really looking good

Written by Jessica on 4th Apr 2017
5/5

Lovely shade

It makes a great addition to my flower bed

Written by Henry on 4th Apr 2017
5/5

Doing well

Hardy grower and really showing a lot of color to it

Written by Gerry on 12th May 2016
4/5

Bright grower

Repotted then placed it in it's new home and it's been very happy ever since. Very impressed with order and company.