General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Plant Height: 30-40 cm
Plant Spread: 25 cm
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Red
Bi-Color: Red/White Pink/White
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Uses: Medicinal Herb
Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Seeds: Depth to plant seed: cover the seeds very thin
Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Pollinators: Various insects
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Common names
  • Superb Pink
  • Chinese Pink
  • Qu Mai
  • Carnation
  • Fringed Pink
  • Dianthus

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