Heart Attack Dianthus

Dianthus barbatus 'Heart Attack'

SKU
04473
Deep crimson red, mildly fragrant blossoms grace this low growing plant for 8 to 10 weeks. Valued as edging and masses in perennial borders, cottage gardens. Perfect for rock gardens, troughs and window boxes. Evergreen perennial.
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Water regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityFast growth 6 to 12 inches tall, 8 inches wide.
Bloom TimeBlooms late spring through early summer.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic, Tropical
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Soil NeedsFlower & Rose Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Gift Plant
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly, when top 3 in. of soil is dry.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. For a neat appearance, shear for rebloom. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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