Long flowering blooms held on sturdy stems, dry tolerance, delightful fragrance and exceptional hardiness are the hallmarks of the beautiful Dianthus 'Memories'.
Dianthus 'Memories' was purpose bred to raise funds for Alzheimer's research.
Dianthus 'Memories' makes the perfect gift or touching way to honour someone special. Performing equally well in garden beds, containers or long lasting cut flower displays, the timeless fragrance of 'Memories' will transport many of us back into our grandmothers gardens.$1 from the sale of each plant will go directly to the Alzheimer's Australia Dementia Research Foundation. In the words of Ita Buttrose, current President of Alzheimer's Australia - "I couldn’t think of a better way to honour a loved one than with a beautiful flower such as Dianthus Memories.”
Plant Use(s): Containers, Borders, Mass Planting, Feature Plant
Suitable Climate Zone(s):
Flowering Time(s): Spring, Autumn
Flower Colour: White
Plant Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Dianthus 'Memories' is low maintenance and easy to grow. Apply a slow release fertiliser during early spring. No pruning generally required, although removing old flower stems will encourage further flowering flushes.