This striking flower checks all the boxes! Known for its sweet, clove-like scent, ‘Giant Imperial Stock’ boasts green-gray foliage and a tall spike of elegant single and double flowers in an array of magnificent complementary colors. Easy-to-grow plants reach about 2′ tall and make a truly majestic addition to beds, borders, containers, and cut-flower arrangements. Annual. 140 days.
Sow seeds indoors 6 to 8 weeks before last frost or directly outdoors soon after last frost. Press seeds into soil with the back of the hand but do not cover seed. They need light to germinate. Prefers full sun and well-drained soil.