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Dianthus webbianus

Synonym(s) Dianthus erinaceus
Common name hedgehog pink
Family caryophyllaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers pink (summer)
Size 4-6"
Light sun
Cultural notes well-drained soil

Neat prickly cushion with purple-pink flowers above.

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 '03 trade. Baggy 70F (23%G, 4-14d). After 20d, exposed to light (+10%G, 3-15d)

Light appears to be helpful, if not manditory.

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