Dianthus Paint the Town Fuchsia


72 in stock

1 Gallon
This brightly colored perennial produces single, fuchsia flowers with lavender centers atop a low mound of glaucous blue foliage. Use it to edge sunny borders and pathways.

Fragrant Flower
Fragrant Foliage
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer
Winter Interest
Heat Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Plant Type: Perennial

Height Category: Short

Garden Height: 6 – 8 Inches

Spacing: 12 – 14 Inches

Spread: 12 – 14 Inches

Flower Colors: Pink

Flower Shade: Fuchsia

Foliage Colors: Blue

Foliage Shade: Glaucous blue

Habit: Mounded

Light Requirement: Part Sun to Sun
Maintenance Category: Easy
Bloom Time: Early Summer
Early Fall
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
Neutral Soil
Uses: Border Plant
Cut Flower
Dried Flower
Mass Planting
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.

Get ready for a new type of Dianthus for Proven Winners®! These beauties are prized for their bright colors and increased heat tolerance. This translates to better performance nearly nationwide, even in the heat-loving states.