Dianthus Sugar Plum Raspberry

Height 30cm
Spread 40cm
Full sun
Full sun/Part Shade
Botanical Name: Dianthus Sugar Plum Raspberry

Variety Profile

  • Evergreen and hardy without any special needs
  • Heavy flowering in spring
  • Repeat blooming
  • Beautiful colours and wonderfully perfumed flowers
  • Compact and free flowering
  • Cut flowers last well for floral arrangements

Cultural Care

Low maintenance and easy to grow, once established, quite dry tolerant requiring only occasional deep watering during extended periods of heat.  Apply a slow release fertiliser during early spring. No pruning generally required although removing spent flower stems will encourage repeat blooming.

Plant Uses

  • Container displays
  • Small gardens, patios and courtyards
  • Fragrance for entertainment areas and entrances
  • Ideal for low edging around garden beds or paving
  • Mass plant as a ground cover
  • Great for rockeries and filling small gaps in perennial borders

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