Dianthus deltoides 'Flashing Light'
Dianthus deltoides 'Flashing Light' (is a fully hardy perennial evergreen plant with pink flowers in early Summer, late Summer and mid Summer. It grows well in direct sun, and prefers medium levels of water. The flowers are , ) . It looks best in Summer.
Dianthus deltoides 'Flashing Light' grows in soils ranging from a pH of 5 (extremely acidic ranges from 0 to 5.1) to 8 (slightly alkaline ranges from 7.6 to 8). It is adapted to clay loam, loam, loamy sand, sandy clay, sandy clay loam and sandy loam soils, and prefers high fertility.
This is a erect plant and has a clump forming growth form, and has an ultimate height of 0.2m / 7.9in and spread of 0.3m / 11.8in. It can take 2-3 years to reach its ultimate height.
It has green leaves. They arein shape.
A moderate pleasant scent is emitted from the flower. Clove scented.
Bank and slope, city courtyard garden, container plant, cottage informal garden, flower arranging, flower border and bed and gravel.
The stem is green.
Propagation techniques include seed.-39°C / -38.2F to 2-3 years 0.2m / 7.9in 0.3m / 11.8in
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|Specific epithet ?||deltoides|
|Cultivar ?||Flashing Light|
|Pink 'Flashing Lights' (Ireland), Dianthus 'Leuchtfunk' (Ireland)|
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