Dianthus Mountain Mist
The Dianthus ‘Mountain Mist’, Dianthus gratianopolitanus, is a beautiful smoky pink flower that can be somewhat lacey and fringed. With its grassy blue-gray foliage and profuse blooming time, ‘Mountain Mist’ is one not to miss. Dianthus ‘Mountain Mist’ has a plant spread of 6-8” and a height of 6”. Dianthus will bloom from mid summer to early fall. In order for a longer bloom time, deadhead the blooms continuously throughout the summer.
Dianthus needs a sunny site with well-drained soil, but will tolerate some shade in the afternoon and humidity. These fragrant, spicy dove like flowers look wonderful as a border plant, rock gardens, along walks or paths, for edging and a definite in cottage gardens.
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Mountain Mist'|
|Mature Height||6 inches|
|Mature Spread||8 - 12 inches|
|Soil Type||Normal to Sandy|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|