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Dianthus barbatus 'Barbarini Purple Picotee'
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Plant Type: Perennials

Large fragrant clusters of raspberry-purple flowers with white eyes and fringed white margins appear from late spring to midsummer atop compact stems. The leaves are narrow and medium to dark green.

 


Growing & Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full sun and moist, well drained soil that is acid to slightly alkaline. Deadhead to extend flowering. All members of the Barbarini series look great along border edges or in containers.

Flower Color

Raspberry-purple

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

6-10 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

8-12 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-9

Soil Moisture

Low to average water needs


Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes

Showy flowers, Fragrant, Cut flower or foliage, Edging, Border, Mass Plant, Container, Bedding Plant

Bloom Time

Spring through fall

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests