Dianthus 'Neon Star'
- Sweetly scented flowers
- Tidy blue mound of grass-like leaves
- Good colorful plant for hot, sunny spots
Whetman® Star Series PP14549 - This series of alpine Dianthus is characterized by compact mounded foliage, perpetual flowering, and high bud count. 'Neon Star' has fluorescent red flowers that rise above the foliage and have a spicy clove fragrance. The foliage is fine, compact, mounded, and evergreen.
Uses: Rock Gardens, Borders, Containers, Edging
Nature Attraction: Butterflies
Critter Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Notable Features: Evergreen, Fragrant, Cut Flower
Growth Habit: Mounding
Homeowner Growing Tips: Likes a sunny, well-drained site; mulch with gravel or grit.