*We no longer grow this item, but feel free to peruse the information.

Size: #1QT

Description: Fragrant red-rose colored flowers stand above compact blue-green foliage from mid spring to early fall.  Dianthus are also called Maiden Pinks.  Some have double blooms that look like mini Carnations others have single blooms.  The near-evergreen foliage spreads and mounds making it great for borders and walkways or cascading over a wall.

Spacing: Plant 6″ to 9″ apart.

Height: Grows 6″ to 8″ tall.

How To Grow: Plant in full sun to part shade.

Outstanding Features: Attracts bees, butterflies and hummingbirds.

Tips: Shear lightly after initial bloom to promote repeat bloming.  Provide average water amounts but do not over water.

Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Borders, Landscapes, Cut Flowers, Rock Gardens

Picture © 2010 Ball Horticultural Company

 

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