Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Grandiflorus'
Also called Clove Pinks
Suitable Substitutions for Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Grandiflorus'
More About Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Grandiflorus'
- Single, rose-pink flowers on wiry stems
- Very fragrant, showy flowers
- Foliage is a silvery-blue, evergreen mound
- Bloom Time: Summer
- Flower Height: 20 cm
- Flower Size: 4 cm
Cheddar Pinks Growing and Maintenance Tips
Thrives in average moisture, a well-drained soil, in full sun. Drought tolerant once established. Can tolerate some shade, but will often grow leggy and not bloom as prolifically. Adding lime to the soil will benefit the plant and removing spent flowers will extend the bloom time. A low maintenance perennial with no serious disease and insect issues.
Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Grandiflorus' Characteristics
Moist to Average