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Single flowers bloom just above its silvery thin leaves.

Pink, Carnation
Dianthus subacaulis

Caryophyllaceae

An attractive gray-green cushion of foliage supports deep pink flowers.

Plant Type: perennial

Plant Form or Habit: cushion mound or small clump

Plant Use: Front of the border or bed

Propagation:
seed
division
stem cuttings
Light Requirement: full sun full sun/part shade

Flower Color:
pink
Bloom Period:
late spring
early summer
Height: Minimum: 2 inches      Maximum: 6 inches

Width: Minimum: 6 inches     Maximum: 8 inches

Foliage Texture: medium

USDA Hardiness Zone: 5

Water Requirements: average

Additional Comments: Native to the Alps.


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