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The carnation was permanent – Konwalia

PERMANENT CLOTHING

The carnation was permanent (Dianthus) is a short plant, and its many species form compact, scattered clumps or carpets. They have blue-green or silvery leaves. Flowers 4-, 6-the petals are multi-colored and strongly fragrant. It is propagated from seeds and cuttings, and also by dividing rooted plants. Plants are planted at intervals 20-25 cm, depending on the strength of the growth. Requires garden soil, rich in calcium, sunny position. It is used as a rock plant, on the borders, discounts, slopes and flower walls. It is also grown as a cut flower. The most valuable rock species is the blue carnation, called May (Dianthus) – show. 6-15 cm, single flowers, colors from white to pink and red. It blooms from May to July. It grows well in the slots of the plates and forms dark green carpets – dotted carnation (Dianthus deltoides). It has a height of 10 do 15 cm, easily reproduces by self-seeding. The flowers are tiny, White, carmine and red, white dotted. It blooms in June and July. The rock carnation is very good for rock gardens (Dianthus spiculifolius) - show. do 10 cm, white or pink flowers, jagged. It blooms from June to August. A feathery clove has a pleasant smell (Dianthus) -show. 15-30 cm, blooms in June – July and is suitable as a cut flower. It is propagated by cuttings. Of the full-flowered varieties of this species, Diamant blooms white, Other – pink.

KONWALIA

Lily of the valley (Convaliaria fuchsii) grown in gardens, it has larger and more numerous flowers than the forest lily of the valley. It blooms throughout May and early June. It is grown as a cut flower. It is perfect for planting under trees. It has rhizomes similar to couch grass, which are planted in the fall, after the leaves have dried. It cuts itself into lengths 5-, 6-centimeter, arranging them every 15-20 cm (on 1 m2 is approx 50 pieces) and delving into 2 cm. When growing as a cut flower, are planted in rows of co 20-25 cm. They can also be rushed at home.