Dianthus 'Paint the Town Magenta' Pinks

$15.95
$15.95
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Description

Dianthus hybrid 'Paint the Town Magenta' is a very early blooming, heat tolerant plant with loads of single, deeply fringed magenta blooms. Compact mounds of glaucous blue foliage make an attractive, evergreen perennial edging when not in bloom. Shear plants hard after early bloom for best fall rebloom.

Dianthus 'Paint the Town Magenta' prefers full sun and very well-drained soil.

Proven Winners Plant of the Year for 2022.

Characteristics

  • Common Names: Pinks
  • Zones: 4-10
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun to Light Shade
  • Soil Preference: Well-drained
  • Height at Maturity: 6-8
  • Width at Maturity: 14
  • Bloom Color: Pink
  • Bloom Time: Early Spring
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Patent #: 29222

Special Features

  • Attracts: Butterflies. Hummingbirds.
  • Tolerates: Deer. Coastal Conditions. Drought.
  • Other Features: Container Plant. Cut Flower. Evergreen. Fragrant.

Care and Growing Tips

When the blooms are all or mostly spent, trim the plant back by about 1/3 of its size. This will refresh the foliage and encourage rebloom.

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Shipping Info

Note: Our last day of shipping is Tuesday, 6/18. After that, all orders will be held until late August/early September.

Please place any orders before Monday at 2pm EST to have them ship on Tuesday. Thank you!

 

We will ship your plants within nine days of placing the order, on either a Monday or a Tuesday. We ship early in the week to ensure that plants do not get stranded in transit over the weekend. You'll receive a tracking number when your order ships.

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    All ship times are subject to change if extreme weather conditions are present here at the nursery or at the shipping destination.

    Please note: Depending on the time of year, the foliage of the plants may be trimmed to fit into our shipping boxes. This could delay the flowering of the plant, but many perennials actually benefit from being cut back.

    We are currently not able to ship to Puerto Rico, Hawaii, and outside of the US.