Dianthus plumarius

Especially fragrant and variable in color, modern border pinks form . Dianthus is a genus of about 3species of flowering plants in the family Caryophyllaceae, native mainly to Europe and Asia, with a few species extending south to north Africa, and one species (D. repens) in arctic North America. Flowering all summer with very double, fragrant classic cottage garden pinks.

Easily grown in slightly alkaline, medium moisture, well-drained soil in full sun. Avoid planting in areas with poor drainage where crowns will remain wet . Find help information on Dianthus plumarius pink from the RHS. Dianthus Species, Cottage Pink, Feathered Pink, Garden Pink, Grass Pink.

These heirloom single “Pinks” are quite difficult to find nowadays, replaced with squatty annual Dianthus that plain don’t look right die in a flash. Viltvoksende i fjellområdene i Mellom-Europa. Sweetness’ is a Dianthus plumarius, a species that has never before bloomed the first year from seed. This means you can sow it in February and begin . Dianthus plumarius is an evergreen Perennial growing to 0. It is in leaf 12-Jan It is in flower from Jun to August.

Border Pinks have been popular in gardens for centuries. This selection forms a low cushion of grassy blue-green foliage. Cool-weather annuals, biennials, or perennials, their many fringed flowers look as if they were trimmed with pinking shears, winning them their common name.

The breeding of Dianthus has, in Europe today, remained a serious passion. Dianthus plumarius, often referred to as the Feathered Pink, Garden Pink or . Like the other New England species of pink (Dianthus), garden pink originates in Europe. There are some 20registered cultivars of pink (Dianthus) in the . Plants All Plants Dianthus plumarius . Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers.

General; Synonyms; Classification; Related Links. A beautiful mix of pink, white and red flowers. Dianthus plumarius is the flower from which many of the modern hybrids were developed.

Flower Seeds Dianthus plumarius Cottage Pinks Mixed Colors by Seeds and Things : Patio, Lawn Garden.