Dianthus hybrida Rosebud

Pinks, Carnations

Type: Perennials
Height: Short 12" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun/ Half Shade
Zones: 5-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Sandy
Flower / Accent: Pink / Pink
Patent: #21,397
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Color really pops! Masses of bright coral lipstick pink double blooms all summer. This Dianthus resembles a perfect miniature ‘rose’ and appears as though a masterful cake decorator skillfully placed each ‘icing creation’ amid the dense blue-green foliage.

This sun-loving beauty is perfect for small fragrant bouquets. The more the flowers are cut, the more they bloom.

Features to Note:

  • Evergreen
  • Fragrant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Deer Resistant

Dianthus General Information:

Dianthus are garden classics, appearing in many shapes and colors, most with blue/green or blue frosted quill-like foliage. Long blooming, perfect for small bouquets-most are fragrant. A cottage garden is not complete without several Dianthus. All are heat tolerant and low maintenance beauties.

Dianthus Plant Care:

Deadheading and picking flowers for indoors will prolong blooming. Do not shear foliage. Prefers a loose and sandy alkaline soil. Can be divided in spring every 2-3 years.

$12.95 ea.
(3+) $12.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: DIRB