Dianthus Tickled Pink
Beautiful cerise pink flowers with a heady scent, rise elegantly above evergreen foliage and bloom profusely from early spring attracting butterflies.
Month Available: March
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Pink
Suitable For Wildlife: Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring, Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Main Attribute: Early spring flowering.
Height / Spread: 20cm x 20cm (8in x8in)
Great in a pot, but to get the best display from your plant always use a good quality tub and basket compost.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, slugs.
Plant Care: Simply deadhead to prolong flowering.
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Benefits: Excellent in patio pots. It flowers over a long period and is attractive to bees and butterflies due to its scent. Compact, hardy and drought tolerant.
History: Dianthus Tickled Pink was bred by a specialist Dianthus breeder, Whetman Pinks, who have been breeding Pinks for 70 years and was named by a member of our sales team, Sarah Allen.
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