Dianthus Raspberry Swirl
The Dianthus 'Raspberry Swirl', Dianthus 'Devon Siskin', (sometimes called Siskin Clocks) is a mesmerizing plant!
'Devon Siskin' has dense mounds of grey green, evergreen foliage that grows to 7 inches tall with a spread of 12 inches. Producing bright pink flowers with deep burgundy edging and central disks, these blooms drown the foliage in late spring to early summer.
As they age, the petals fade to white and the picotee edges changes to magenta. If they are deadheaded, they will bloom again in the fall!
Dianthus grow best in sunny areas and prefers limited moisture and prefers a cool climate, full sun, and rich, well drained soil; very easy to grow. This plant is tolerant of short periods of dryness too.
Water 'Devon Siskin' during dry periods, once or twice per week. Add a general purpose fertilizer once a month. After the flowers have died, cut the stems to ground level.
'Devon Siskin' provides a profusion of cheerful, charming, bright pink flowers that become a truly colorful addition to any perennial garden!
* Easy to grow
* Drought tolerant
|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Dianthus 'Devon Siskin'|
|Mature Height||7 inches|
|Mature Spread||12 inches|
|Soil Type||Dry, normal|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|