(Dianthus deltoides )
Long flowering Dianthus with elegant, carnation-like, scented pink flowers.
Small hot pink flowers from late spring to late autumn.
POSITION & USES
Plant in part to full sun as a border plant, in rockeries, in cottage gardens or as a filler in mixed garden beds.
Deep water in hot weather and trim off spent flowers and excess growth to encourage repeat flowers and new spring growth.
Regular applications of Seasol and Power Feed over spring and summer will keep it looking its best.
- Red can = Little water in hot, dry weather.
- Green can = Deep watering every few weeks in hot, dry weather.
- Blue can = Deep watering weekly in hot, dry weather.
Codes are a guide only and watering requirements will be affected by soil type, competition, mulching, wind and many other factors. Try to group plants with the same code in the one bed.
CAUTION: May be harmful if eaten.
|Plants Needed per Square Metre||5-6|
|Habit||Clump forming perennial with grey, grass-like foliage.|
|Position||Full Sun to Part Shade, Well Drained Soil.|