Dianthus Star Neon Star


SKU: PER10-Dianthus Star Neon Star

Alpine Pinks

Dianthus 'Neon Star'

Fluorescent, neon pink fringed petals have a spicy clove fragrance and grow atop a compact mound of blue-gray foliage. Perpetually flowering with high bud counts.

Pinks are especially popular as edging plants or in the rock garden. This British selection forms a low, grassy cushion of grey-green leaves, bearing upright stems of deep magenta-pink single flowers with a spicy clove fragrance. Drought tolerant once established. Shear lightly after blooming. Flowers may be attractive to butterflies. Evergreen. This selection may well prove to be hardy to Zone 3 or colder, but excellent drainage is essential. USPP#14549, CPBR#2751: unlicensed propagation prohibited. Registered with COPF.

Bloom Time:  Blooms late spring to fall

Mature Height:  6-8 Inches

Hardiness Zone:  5-8

Exposure:  Full Sun,Partial Shade

Plant in any soil that drains well. Full sun is preferred but will tolerate partial shade although the blooms might not be as prolific.

1 gallon container