Dianthus deltoides Red 9 cm pot
These little gems bloom in masses for months, the little fringed flowers are a red /pink colour. Also known as Dianthus Brilliant attracts bees and butterflies into your garden, great forborders and rock gardens, they’re very hardy and provide great ground cover without being invasive. They grow best in mild moist areas and slightly alkaline soil.
Details Dianthus deltoides Red 9 cm pot
- Spreads over the years
- Suitable for rockery gardens
- Covers bare spots quickly
- Blooms: May – August
- Flower colour: red
- Leaf colour: Green
- Full grown: 1 Year
- Full grown height: 10 – 25 cm
- Full grown width: 25 – 50 cm
- Plant location: sunny
How to take care of Dianthus deltoides Red 9
Upon receipt: water the root balls well. Good drainage is essential for winter hardiness. Dianthus deltoides Red 9 plants perform best in areas with cool summers. Divide clumps every second spring, or plant new Dianthus deltoides Red 9 to maintain vigor.
Plant Dianthus deltoides Red 9 in full sun or light shade. Once established, Dianthus deltoides Red 9 should grow well with few problems but never let the soil dry out. In the growing season you can add a general purpose fertilizer.
Keep them well weeded, or apply a 2-3 inch layer of mulch for a tidy appearance.