Scientific Name : Dianthus hybrida
Common Name : China Pinks, Cheddar Pinks
Hardiness Zone : 5a - 9a
Hardiness Degree : -20°F (-29°C)
Blooming Season : Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Winter, Late Summer, Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit : Mounded
Characteristics : Attracts Butterflies, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Fragrant Flowers, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant
Water : Light
Fertilizer : Once a month
Spacing : 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)
Height : 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)
Width : 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)
Exposure : Sun
General Information : A wonderful landscape border variety that provides a burst of bright, bicolor pink flowers in Spring and continual blooming in Summer and Fall.
Displays tidy mounds of strong, silver foliage.
Idea & Tips : Plant in a sunny border or rock-garden location.
Water to establish plants, then only as needed under drought conditions.
Removing old flower stems will keep the plants looking fresh and tidy, and will encourage more flowers.
- Requires no vernalization to flower.
- Will rebloom consistently from early Spring until Fall.
- Tolerant of rainy and wet conditions.
- Tidy, mounding habit is great for landscape borders.
Provides a surge of bright, bicolor pink flowers with silver foliage.
Protection Information : PPAF