Dianthus plumarius nanus 'Pink Tones'
Also called Grass Pinks
Suitable Substitutions for Dianthus plumarius nanus 'Pink Tones'
More About Dianthus plumarius nanus 'Pink Tones'
- Fragrant, double, toothed flowers of light to mid-pink flowers
- Loose, evergreen foliage of silvery-blue
- Bloom Time: Early to midsummer
Cottage 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 plumarius nanus 'Pink Tones' Characteristics
Moist to Average
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