Dianthus Coral Reef # 2
Very compact clumps of blue-green foliage topped in spring by unique, fragrant, deep coral double flowers with elegant white picotee edges on sturdy stems. A repeat bloomer, this colorful and tidy perennial is perfect as a border or in a container.
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Clip spent flower heads to encourage more blossoms.
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 8-10 in. tall and wide|
|Bloom Time||Coral-white flowers, late spring through summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Gift Plant, Compact Form|
Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.