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Dianthus lusitanicus (Alpine Pink)

Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Spreading ground hugging
Size Ground Hugging / Creeping
Colours White Flowers (Summer early), Dark green Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required - Tough Plant
Hardiness Half hardy, Drought Tolerant
Growth Slow Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Dianthus lusitanicus:

  • Sun loving drought tolerant plant
  • Scented blossom
  • All round tough plant suitable for problem areas
  • Suitable for container growing
  • Tolerates cold exposed locations
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

Design & Plant Use for Dianthus lusitanicus:

  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting

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