Go Back Dianthus First Love Sweet William

Dianthus 'First Love'

Plant Type: Perennials

Noted for the multiple hues of its dainty blossoms, this dianthus blooms nearly all season from spring until frost.  The flowers emerge white, change to light pink, and then to dark pink, giving a water color painting effect to your border.  Flowers are borne above  silvery blue-green foliage.

Growing & Maintenance Tips:


Very hardy and easy to grow.

Flower Color

Light pink, white and dark pink

Foliage Color

Green

Plant Spread

Good Companions

Plant Height

15 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-9

Soil Moisture

Average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Attributes

Cut flower, Fragrant, Showy flowers, Border, Mass Plant

Bloom Time

Spring to Frost

Critter Resistance

Deer resistant

Exposure

Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Medium

Seasonal Interests