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'Fandango' Dianthus

Posted by marric Z5a Ontario (My Page) on
Mon, Mar 22, 10 at 9:04

Every fall I vow to myself I will not buy seeds off the rack - yeh right! This year however I did restrain myself and bought only one pkg - Fandango dianthus. It is described as a fragrant, semidouble annual. The flowers look like they are a rose purple with a darker center. Has anyone ever grown this? Marg


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RE: 'Fandango' Dianthus

  • Posted by pudge 2/3 Sask (My Page) on
    Mon, Mar 22, 10 at 16:21

I haven't grown it, but I've not yet met a Dianthus I haven't loved. I googled - it looks beautiful. And fragrant to boot, nice :)


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RE: 'Fandango' Dianthus

  • Posted by marric Z5a Ontario (My Page) on
    Mon, Mar 22, 10 at 18:05

I'm looking forward to having it in my garden. I just hope the weather is drier than last year so I can collect some seeds! I kept some back just in case.


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RE: 'Fandango' Dianthus

I myself ordered two different Fandango dianthus seeds for this spring. Purple Picotte and Crimson. They started really well and I personally can't wait for them to bloom.


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