- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 4 - 9
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
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This colorful perennial produces loads of double, deep red flowers with a light pink edge atop a low mound of blue-green foliage. Use it to edge sunny borders and pathways.Fragrant FlowerWinter InterestHeat TolerantDrought TolerantSalt TolerantAttracts:ButterfliesResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:ShortGarden Height:6 - 8 InchesSpacing:8 - 12 InchesSpread:8 - 12 InchesFlower Colors:RedFlower Shade:Deep redFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Shade:Blue greenHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Early SummerHardiness Zones:4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:AverageNeeds Good DrainageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil PH Category:Alkaline SoilUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeMaintenance Notes:
Grows best in full sun to light shade and loose, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil. Tolerates dry soil for short periods.Fruit Punch® 'Cherry Vanilla' Dianthus hybrid USPP 29,684, Can PBRAF
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