Cheddar Pink (Dianthus gratianopolitanus BluKiss™) in the Dianthus Database

Trade name information:
Trade Name: BluKiss™
Cultivar name: 'Blukiss'
Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6 to 8 inches
Plant Spread: 12 tto 18 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Other: Leaves are linear, grass like and Bluish-gray in color.
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Light pink
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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