Dianthus, Spotti

 

Description: Rosy-red flower with silvery white spots on the edges

Common Name: Spotti Dianthus

Scientific Name: Dianthus 'Spotti'

Type: Perennial

Exposure: Full Sun

Size: 6" height, 8-12" spread

Bloom Color: Rosy Red with spots

Bloom Period: June - September

Landscape Use: Containers, Rock Gardens, Cottage Gardens, Butterfly Gardens & Edging

Soil: Any - as long as it is well-drained

Zone: 3 - 8

Growth Rate: Moderate

Companion Plants: Phlox, Astilbe & Lilac

Maintenance: Dead head spent blooms to promote new

Fertilizer: Slow release in early Spring

Attracts: Birds & Butterflies

 

*Mulching all the way around Dianthus will cause stem rot
 


 

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