Dianthus allwoodii 'Frosty Fire'

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Border Pinks

USDA Hardiness Zone 2-8

Dianthus is a staple of the sun garden. This red carnation-like flower on blue-gray foliage will set your sunny spot on fire!

Height

4-6 Inches

Spread

9 Inches

Color

Pink/Red

Bloom Time

May-June

When to Divide

early spring or fall, divide every 3 years to retain vigor

Good Companions

Threadleaf Coreopsis (Coreopsis verticillata), Variegated Feather Reed Grass (Calamagrostis acutiflora), Moss Phlox (Phlox subulata), Creeping Thyme (Thymus praecox), Little Titch Catmint (Nepeta racemosa), Lavender (Lavandula intermedia), Hybrid Sage (Salvia nemorosa)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Attributes & Uses
Cut Flowers
Ground Cover
Containers
Fragrant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Blue-Gray
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Spring
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-drained
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