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Sunflor® Dynamite Dianthus

Dianthus caryophyllus 'Hildyna'

SKU
31619
Add beauty and fragrance to your garden with this heat-resistant dianthus. Loads of vibrant red flowers bloom over a dense cushion of grey-green foliage from spring through summer. An excellent perennial to attract butterflies in borders, containers, or cutting gardens.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationdy-AN-thus kar-ee-oh-FIL-us
Average Size at MaturityFast growing; reaches 6 to 12 in. tall and wide.
Bloom TimeSpring
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fast Growing
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Thrives in rich, well-drained soil. Clip spent blooms. Feed in the first spring then monthly during the growing season. Provide some protection from the harsh sun and heat in very hot regions.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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