50 Carnation Black Seeds - Seed World
50 Carnation Black Seeds - Seed World
50 Carnation Black Seeds - Seed World
50 Carnation Black Seeds - Seed World

50 Carnation Black Seeds

Regular price $8.99 Sale

Blacks Carnation is a dark reddish-purple color that is becoming the rave across the country. This Grenadin Carnation flower makes a dramatic statement to any cut flower arrangement.

The strong stemmed plants are bushy and grow to approximately 24 inches, bearing lots of medium sizes, rich colored, spicy scented blooms. Hardy in zones 5 - 10 as a biennial or annual in zones 4 or colder.

Sow Carnation Black flower seeds in trays using starter mix 6 weeks before the last frost. Cover only to the thickness of the flower seed. Bottom water to keep the seeds moist. Carnation seeds germinate in 1 - 2 weeks. Pinch out the growing tips in the seedling tray when the plants are 2 - 3 inches in height.

This encourages bushy growth. Transplant Blacks Carnation plants outdoors after the last frost. Deadhead spent Black Carnation flowers to prolong bloom time.

Flower Specifications

  • Season: Biennial
  • USDA Zones: 5 - 10
  • Height: 18 - 24 inches
  • Bloom Season: Summer
  • Bloom Color: Purple
  • Environment: Full sun
  • Soil Type: Well-drained, pH 6.0 - 7.5

Planting Directions

  • Temperature: 65 - 70F
  • Average Germ Time: 7 - 14 days
  • Light Required: No
  • Depth: cover thickness of the seed
  • Sowing Rate: 2 - 3 seeds per plant
  • Moisture: Keep moist until germination
  • Plant Spacing: 12 - 18 inches

Quantity: 50 Seeds

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)
0%
(0)