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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 70-90 cm
Plant Spread: 15-20 cm
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Cut Flower
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
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger


Plant Events from our members
lovesblooms On March 17, 2015 Seeds germinated
lovesblooms On January 25, 2015 Seeds sown
winter sown
MrsBinWY On April 21, 2019 Potted up
MrsBinWY On December 28, 2018 Seeds germinated
3; 10 up on 1-1-19
MrsBinWY On December 23, 2018 Seeds sown
16 seeds (marked 2017) from ishareflowers in milk jug @ room temp
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Dianthus ID by bxncbx May 24, 2021 11:00 AM 8

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