One of the most waterwise Dianthus, pinifolius forms compact cushions that feature narrow, needle like blue- green leaves. In late spring, tall stems shoot up with dense spherical like heads of dark ruby red flowers.
This rare and unusual dryland Pink comes from the Balkan Peninsula, and Turkey, and is found on cliffs and rocky ridges, making it suitable for rock and scree gardens, container gardens, Mediterranean & Cottage style gardens and Xeriscaping.
Height: 10", with flowers: 16" (25cm, with flowers : 40 cm)
Spread: 8" (20 cm)
Flower Colour: red
Flowering Season: May-July
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Soil Type: average/ dry/ well-drained/ sandy
Water Needs: dry/average
Pollinator Attractant: Yes
Resistant To: Deer, Rabbits, Drought
Sold in a 3.5" pot
Proudly Grown from seed at Wild Bloom Nursery, Kelowna, BC