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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
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