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Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Firewitch'

Cheddar Pinks

  • Category: Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:3-9
  • Height:6-10 Inches
  • Spread:12-14 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Pink/Red

Very fragrant, medium-pink flowers bloom in May-June and intermittently all summer. Silvery-blue mat of evergreen foliage. Dianthus are a staple for the sun garden. Perfect for borders, softening the edge of a walkway, in a butterfly or cutting garden.

Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Blue
Soil Moisture
Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Bloom Time
May - June
Additional Information about Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Firewitch'

PPA Perennial Plant of the Year 2006

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Firewitch'

Thrive in well-drained soil. Do not cut back hard before winter. Deadhead for re-bloom.