Deptford Pink plugs (Dianthus armeria)

Dianthus armeria (Annual). Bright pink flowers over dark green leaves. Likes Sun Flowers June-August  Height 5-30cm.

 

QuantityBulk Purchase Pricing
5 - 9£1.8000 Price Per Plant
10 - 0£1.5000 Price Per Plant

£1.80

Description

Very rare and endangered plant that has been lost from many sites, It usually grows in open sites such as pastures, roadsides and field margins. Also known as grass pink, Deptford pink got its name from Deptford in London were it has never grown, when it was mis-identified by the botanist Thomas Johnson who discovered the similar Maiden Pink .