Dianthus (Dianthus barbatus Diabunda™ Purple Picotee) in the Dianthus Database

Trade name information:
Series: Diabunda™
Trade Name: Purple Picotee
Cultivar name: 'Diabunda Purple Picotee'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 8 - 10 inches
Plant Spread: 8 - 10 inches
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Purple and white
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Other: 2010 Fleuroselect FleuroStar Award Winner

Credit: Fleuroselect, used with permission

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