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Scientific name: Dianthus spp.    

Common name: Pinks; Carnations

Design Characteristics

Height  ground cover 0-6"
Spread  18-24"
Form  clump/mound
Texture  fine-medium fine
Flower color  red-pink
Leaf color  green to grey green
Time of bloom  May-August

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun
Soil
requirement
 well drained
Propagation
method
 -seed
 -divide clump
USDA Hardiness Zone   3-9

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