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Devon Cottage™ Pinball Wizard Dianthus

Dianthus x 'Wp15 Mow08' Plant Patent Applied For

SKU
42066
Big, double, pink and white striped flowers top strong, non-flopping stems. The dazzling blooms have a wonderful spicy clove-like fragrance. Silver-blue foliage forms a neat, compact mound that holds up to both heat and cold. Essential cottage, cutting or rock garden addition, and perfect in patio pots. Remains evergreen in warmer winter regions.
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Water when top 2 inches of soil is dry.

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Botanical Pronunciationdy-AN-thus
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; compact mound reaches 9 to 12 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeMid-spring, repeating into fall if trimmed.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorSilver-blue
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Edging, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top 2 inches of soil is dry.
Companion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Phlox (Phlox); Bellflower (Campanula); Speedwell (Veronica); Beardtongue (Penstemon)

Provide enriched, neutral to slightly alkaline, loose, well-drained soil. Benefits from light afternoon shade in hot summer areas. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system; once established, reduce frequency. Fertilize regularly during growing season. Remove spent blooms to encourage reblooming.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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