Scent First® Sugar Plum Dianthus

Dianthus x hybrida 'WP80 IAN04' PP #21,398

Elegant, ruffled maroon-pink blooms are carried on sturdy dark stems, perfect for bouquets. A heavy bloomer with wonderful spicy fragrance. Attractive to butterflies. Forms a compact mound of fine, gray-blue foliage. Enjoy in borders, rock garden or patio pots.
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5 - 9

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Full sun

Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.


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Botanical Pronunciationdy-AN-thus
Average Size at MaturityModerate growing; reaches 8 to 12 in. tall, 16 to 22 in. wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorSilver-blue
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Mass Planting, Rock Garden, Cutting Garden, Accent, Edging, Raised Bed, Coastal Exposure
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureDramatic Foliage Color, Gift Plant, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

Provide enriched, neutral to slightly alkaline, loose, well-drained soil. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system; once established, reduce frequency. Fertilize before new growth begins in spring. Remove spent flowers to encourage heavier blooming.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9

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