Dianthus Paint the Town Fuchsia
72 in stock
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.
Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer
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
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: Border Plant
Best in landscapes, can be used in containers.
Grows best in sun to light shade and loose, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil. Tolerates dry soil for short periods.
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