General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Moderately alkaline (7.9 – 8.4)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 4 - 7 inches
Plant Spread: 8 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: Blue-green
Flowers: Showy
Other: Clove-scented
Flower Color: Orange
Other: Dark coral, Electric pink, Red-orange
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Other: Remove spent flowers for rebloom
Uses: Provides winter interest
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

Trade name information:
Series: Early Bird™
Trade Name: Chili
Cultivar name: 'Wp10 Sab06'
Common names
  • Border Pinks
  • Dianthus

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chelle On April 13, 2015 Transplanted
Rock garden, NW, top tier
chelle On April 9, 2015 Obtained plant
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