Dianthus Pop Star

Height 30cm
Spread 40cm
Full sun
Dry Tolerant
Frost Hardy
Botanical Name: Dianthus Pop Star

Variety Profile

The Dianthus Scent First Collection are bred by the renowned Whetman Pinks in the UK, known for their delightful fragrance and striking flowers. D. 'Pop Star' flowers are deep pink with deep wine coloured central markings and make a striking display. An elegant addition to gardens, repeat blooming over the spring months. Very hardy and easy to grow with good dry tolerance.

Cultural Care

Once established, quite dry tolerant requiring only occasional deep watering during extended periods of heart. Low maintenance and easy to grow in most soil types which are well draining. Apply a slow release fertiliser during early spring for optimum results. No pruning is generally required although removing spent flower stems will encourage repeat blooming.

Plant Uses

  • Exquisite fragrance for around entertainment areas and entrances.
  • Easy to grow in mixed garden borders or containers.
  • Flowers last well when cut for floral arrangements.
  • Small gardens, patios, balconies or courtyards.
  • Mass plant as a ground cover.

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