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Fruit Punch® 'Apple Slice' Pinks Dianthus hybrid

  • Hardy Zones
    • 4 - 9
  • Exposure
    • Part Sun to Sun
  • Season
    • Spring
    • Summer
  • Mature Size
    • 8 - 10 Inches
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Proven Winners Perennial
Proven Winners Perennial
Fruit Punch® 'Apple Slice' Pinks Dianthus hybrid
Part Sun to Sun 8 - 10

Features

I BLOOM for your PLEASURE.

This colorful perennial produces fragrant, double, velvety re4d blossoms with pale pink markings atop a low mound of blue-green foliage. Use it to edge sunny borders and pathways.

Fragrant Flower
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer
Heat Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Attracts: 
Butterflies
Resists: 
Deer

Characteristics

Duration: 
Perennial
Height Category: 
Short
Garden Height: 
8 - 10 Inches
Spacing: 
10 - 12 Inches
Spread: 
10 - 12 Inches
Flower Colors: 
Red
Flower Shade: 
Red
Foliage Colors: 
Blue
Foliage Shade: 
Blue
Habit: 
Mounded
Container Role: 
Filler

Plant Needs

Light Requirement: 
Part Sun to Sun
Maintenance Category: 
Easy
Bloom Time: 
Early Summer
Hardiness Zones: 
4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
Water Category: 
Average
Needs Good Drainage
Soil Fertility Requirement: 
Average Soil
Soil PH Category: 
Alkaline Soil
Uses: 
Container
Uses: 
Landscape
Uses Notes: 

Best in landscapes, can be used in containers.

Maintenance Notes: 

Grows best in sun to light shade and loose, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil. Tolerates dry soil for short periods.

Fruit Punch® 'Apple Slice' Dianthus hybrid USPP 21,842
  • I love mini carnations, and this plant first caught my eye because they remind me of carnations. Beautiful coloring, and a perfect addition to my landscape.

    Outstanding My favorite plant, I recommend to others all the time and explain the reasons why I like it so much.
    Carla L
    New Albany
    Ohio
    United States
    4 weeks ago
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