F1 Dianthus interspecific

The Chiba™  series is extra early flowering and has a compact, basal branching plant habit. In this Dianthus category, Chiba is the most compact series 20-25 cm (8-10 in.). The flowers are 3 cm (1.25 in.) in diameter. The short and strong flower stems show clusters of well-rounded flowers. Chiba requires less growth regulators and is heat, rain and cold resistant.

  • The earliest flowering series of dianthus chinensis x barbatus

  • Suited for production in packs and 10-12 cm (4-5 in.) Pots and containers

  • Basal branching plant habit

  • Suited for autumn and spring sales

  • Heat, cold and rain resistant

  • Excellent garden performance

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Life cycle: hardy annual / perennial
Use: pack, pots, outdoor containers, beds and borders
Height in pot: 20-25 cm (8-10 in.)
Garden height: 25-35 cm (10-12 in.)
Garden width: 25-35 cm (10-12 in.)
Seed count: 1,100-1,250 S/ gram, (30,000-35,000 S/oz)
Seed form: normal and pelleted
Germination rate: 85%

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