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Dianthus (Dianthus gratianopolitanus)

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Perennials
Name Dianthus
Botanical Name Dianthus gratianopolitanus

Your rock garden is begging for this perennial which looks like a dwarf carnation. Flowers range from pink to red starting in June and lasting through August. The complimentary foliage is blue-green.Attractive blue-green evergreen foliage. Long flowering red to pink blooms June thru August. Since it grows 6-12 inches tall we consider it a ground cover and you should consider it for lots of different places!

Location: Sun
Size: 6-12 inches
Flower Color: Pink
Bloom Time: June, July, August
Special Needs: like dry soil, semi-evergreen perennial.
Soil Conditions: Dry
Trim/Prune: Cut foliage back in Spring as needed
Other
  • Deer Resistant
  • Fragrant
  • Attracts Butterflies
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