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Week 5 – February 03, 2023

Plant Information

I Love U Dianthus

  • I Love U Dianthus - Bloom
  • I Love U Dianthus - Container
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Dianthus caryophyllus

Hardiness Zone: 7a - 7a

Hardiness Degree: 20°F (-6.7°C)

Blooming Season: Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Water/Rain tolerant, Fragrant Flowers, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 8 - 12" (20 - 30cm)

Height: 2 - 4" (5 - 10cm)

Width: 5 - 7" (13 - 18cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun

General Information: Always displays a full range of colors from deep pink to soft rose and pink, all the way through white.

Grower Information:

I Love U always displays a full range of colors from deep pink to soft rose and pink, all the way through white. This versatile carnation works well both indoors and outdoors, as well as in containers and in the landscape. Plus, pollinators love this fragrant perennial – creating a beautiful garden display for the at-home gardener.

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Protection Information: CPBRAF; PP33,604

(Flowering Only License)