Coral Reef Dianthus

$11.50

DIANTHUS ‘Coral Reef’ PP19660 COPF – Scent First™ Series. 9-12″ tall, 12-18” spread, full sun, early summer-early fall bloom. Its large 1 ½”, fully double blossoms are a rich coral color with delicately fringed, light pink to white edges and have a strong, spicy fragrance. Flowers are complemented by the glaucous grey-blue foliage. Drought tolerant.Attracts butterflies and is bee friendly. Deer resistant. Zones 5-9. Potted in 3″ pot.

342 in stock

Dianthus grow best in loose, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soils. Dianthus can be grown in full sun or part shade, but the foliage will not be as lush and fewer flowers will be produced if it is grown in hot, dry areas. Regular watering during prolonged dry spells will be necessary. However, they are tolerant of short periods of dryness.

Do a thorough clean-up in the fall to prevent pest and disease problems, and add a layer of mulch to protect the evergreen foliage. As soon as the weather begins to warm up, remove all of this mulch to prevent crown rot.

Garden Style:
Patio Container, Cottage, Eclectic, Rock Garden
Other Features:
Border Plant, Cut Flower, Dried Flower, Drought Tolerant, Easy To Grow, Edging, Mass Planting, Salt Tolerant

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