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Dianthus x 'Cherry Vanilla' PP29684 Plant propagation prohibited

FRUIT PUNCH® CHERRY VANILLA DIANTHUS

Breeder
Buy Fruit Punch® Cherry Vanilla Dianthus online. This colorful perennial produces loads of double, deep red flowers with a light pink edge atop a low mound of blue-green foliage. It can be used to edge sunny borders and pathways. It grows best in full sun to light shade and loose, well-drained, neutral to slightly alkaline soil; can tolerate dry soil for short periods.

Height:

6-8 Inches

Spread:

8-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9

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Plant Characteristics

Brand*
  • Proven Winners Perennials
Cultural Information*
  • Root Rot - High Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Burgundy/Crimson
  • Pink
  • Multi-Colored
Flower Type*
  • Double Blooming
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
  • Prostrate Growing/Groundcover
Growth Rate*
  • Medium
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Gray
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
  • Gray
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
  • Gray
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Gray
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
  • Semi-Evergreen
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Bees
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Moist
  • Prefers Low pH (Acidic Soils)
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Well-Drained
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Average
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
  • Seed
Season of Interest*
  • Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Summer Flowering
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Spring Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Spring
  • Winter
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Under Power Lines
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Rain Garden
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Dianthus is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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