Telford & Topton, PennsylvaniaPerennials
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Dianthus 'Rose Shades'
Common name   Cheddar Pink
Hardiness Zone   6-9
Sun   Full sun
Soil   Dry to medium moisture
Flower color  Rose
Bloom Time   May - August
Height   12"

General Culture:
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun. Prefers slightly alkaline soils. Heat tolerant and lacy, slightly scented flowers. A great selection for landscapes. Remove spent flowers to promote continued bloom. Avoid planting in areas with poor drainage where crowns will remain wet in winter.
Noteworthy Characteristics:
Attracts Bees, Fragrant Flowers, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant, Attracts Butterflies Problems:
No serious insect or disease problems.
A wonderful addition to rock gardens, mixed containers or well traveled areas in the landscape where its scent can be enjoyed by all. Good edging plant.