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Thank you for your reply. The plant arrived today, looking so very healthy. Thank you so much for sending it so safely! It will be planted in my daughters herb bed, which is part of my wedding present to her and husband. As they love food, they will be thrilled with this beautiful, architectural, fruit producing plant! Thanks again.
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Thank you for your reply. The plant arrived today, looking so very healthy. Thank you so much for sending it so safely! It will be planted in my daughters herb bed, which is part of my wedding present to her and husband. As they love food, they will be thrilled with this beautiful, architectural, fruit producing plant! Thanks again.
Mia B., Newton Abbot

Sweet William Plant 'Messenger' Mixed

Image of Dianthus barbatus Messenger Mixed
Image of Dianthus barbatus Messenger Mixed
Image of Dianthus barbatus Messenger Mixed
Image of Dianthus barbatus Messenger Mixed

Dianthus barbatus 'Messenger' Mixed

  • An amazing mix of colours.
  • Early flowering variety produces long stems making them ideal for bouquets or as cut flowers.
  • Second-year plants so will flower this year.
  • Reaches approximately 24" (60 cm) tall.

Supplied as a compost block-grown plant.

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Pollinator Friendly

This Sweet William variety makes an excellent cut flower with its long stems and bright and varied coloured blooms, many with a contrasting coloured eye as well.

These flowers are so amazing that they were used in Catherine Middleton's bridal bouquet in 2011 so if you're planning to grow your own flowers for a bouquet these are a must.

Recommended by the RHS to be an excellent attractant and nectar source for bees and other beneficial insects.

  • Hardy Biennial.
  • Flowers May- -June (in their second year).
  • Grows to approximately 24" (60 cm) tall.
  • Plant 12" (30 cm) apart.
  • Excellent for cut flowers.
  • Edible flowers.

How To...

How To Plant Out Ornamentals
Detailed advice on how to plant out ornamentals, including information on recommended planting distances.

General Information

What's A Compost Block Grown Plant?
Information on the size of the compost blocks that Victoriana grow their plants in - and what you can expect to receive.

Pollinator Friendly Plants
A detailed guide to the seeds and plants sold by Victoriana Nursery Gardens that will attract and provide a food source to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects.




Plant Passport Registration Number: GB-34265