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Dianthus plumarius

Common name cottage pink, garden pink
Family caryophyllaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z3-9)
Flowers pink/white (summer-fall)
Size 12"
Light sun
Cultural notes well drained soil
From seed germinates readily at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Species dianthus with cheerful, fragrant 1" flowers.above blue-grey tufted foliage, forming a clump up to 12” across. Deadheading after bloom produces a second flush of flowers.

This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '19/'20 exchange. Baggy 70F (91%G, 6d)
  2. Same seed as above. Baggy 70F (50%G, 3d). No seedling leaf development

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