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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 8 - 12 inches
Plant Spread: 24 - 36 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: Blue-gray
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Provides winter interest
Groundcover
Cut Flower
Suitable for miniature gardens
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Pollinators: Moths and Butterflies
Bees
Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Common names
  • Cheddar Pink
  • Dianthus

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Location: Southeastern NH
Date: May 27, 2013
Location: Southeastern NH
Date: May 27, 2013

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