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Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Firewitch'

Cheddar Pinks

Extremely fragrant, magenta blooms above low, clump forming grassy blue-green leaves. The longest blooming dianthus. Evergreen. Attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds.

Prefers full sun and soils that are  slightly alkaline and well-drained, particularly in winter. Tolerant of drought and coastal conditions. Deer resistant.

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Description

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Pricing

95710 1 qt. 1 - $9.29 Ea.
96940 4 qt. 1 - $13.49 Ea.

Height:

3-6 Inches

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Spread:

8-12 Inches

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Hardiness Zone:

3-8

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Bloom Color:

Magenta, Pink

Characteristics & Attributes

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Sun/Light Shade
Light Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Dry
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Flowering Months
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
Foliage Color
Blue-Green
Attributes
Coastal
Cut Flower
Drought Tolerant
Evergreen
Favorite
Fragrant
Ground Cover
Long Blooming
Rock Garden
Interesting Notes

Requires good drainage, especially in winter, and slightly alkaline soil.

Dianthus gratianopolitanus (Cheddar Pinks)