Dianthus Details


  • Botanical Name: Dianthus chinensis
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Water Demand: Low
  • Landscape Use:
  • Ornamental Value: Pink, Red, Lavender, White
  • Native/Adapted: Adapted
  • Wildlife Value: Hummingbirds
  • Season: Spring, Summer
  • Deciduous/Evergreen: Sometimes Evergreen
  • Plant Form: Upright
  • Plant Spread: 1'
  • Plant Height: .5'-1'


Cool season annuals which rest during hot weather and re-blooms when cut back in early fall. Does seed in beds and returns.

Perennial Care Guide

Cross Reference

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