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Week 21 – May 24, 2024

Plant Information

Dianthus Mountain Frost™ Silver Strike

  • Dianthus Mountain Frost™ Silver Strike - Bloom
  • Dianthus Mountain Frost™ Silver Strike - Landscape
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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Dianthus hybrida

Common Name: China Pinks, Cheddar Pinks

Hardiness Zone: 4b - 9a

Hardiness Degree: -25°F (-31.7°C)

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

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Fragrant Flowers, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

Water: Light

Fertilize: Once a month

Spacing: 14 - 16" (36 - 41cm)

Height: 8 - 10" (20 - 25cm)

Width: 12 - 14" (30 - 36cm)

Exposure: Sun

General Information: A wonderful landscape border variety that provides a burst of bright, bicolor pink flowers in Spring and continual blooming in Summer and Fall.
Displays tidy mounds of strong, silver foliage.

Grower Information:

This standout collection will rebloom consistently from early Spring until Fall. 

  • Requires no vernalization to flower.
  • Tolerant of rainy and wet conditions.
  • Tidy, mounding habit is great for landscape borders.
  • Ideal for 2.5-qt. and 1-gal. pot sizes.
Available as URCs or liners
Bright, bicolor pink flowers with silver-gray foliage.


Protection Information: PP30,079

(Flowering Only License)