Dianthus ‘Ruby Snow’

(Ruby Snow Cottage Pinks)


$9.99


Hardiness Zones:

 4a  4b  5a  5b  6a  6b  7a  7b  8a  8b  9a  9b

Quick Overview:

A wonderful landscape border variety that provides a burst of white blooms with red eyes in Spring and continual blooming in Summer and Fall.
Displays tidy mounds of strong, silvery-blue foliage.

Description

Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soils in full sun. Prefers fertile, alkaline, somewhat gritty loams with good drainage. Tolerates some part afternoon shade, particularly in hot summer climates. Plants tend to die out in the center if drainage is not superior. Division and/or reseeding may be necessary every 2-3 years. Prompt removal of spent flowers may prolong bloom period.

Additional information

Common Name

Ruby Snow Cottage Pinks

Botanical Name

Dianthus 'Ruby Snow'

Container/Amount

1 gallon

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

Hardiness Zone

4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b

Growth Rate

Fast

Light Requirements

Sun

Height

6 to 8 in.

Width

8-12"

Soil Condition

Well-drained

Water Needs

Average

Blooming Period

Late spring through early summer

Flower Color

white with a maroon eye

Fragrance

Yes

Foliage Color

silver green

Deer Resistant

Yes

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