Pink Telstar Dianthus - Dianthus chinensis 'Telstar Pink'

Continual ruffled pink carnation like flowers with lighter outer edge. Great for the summer border or in Container. Use in cut flower arrangements. Attracts butterflies. Popular annual bedding plant in colder regions but act as a perennial in warmer climates.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Cut Flowers
Dried Flowers
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
0-12"
Flower Colors: 
Pink
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Summer
Special Features: 
Attracts Butterflies
Deer Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Average: 4 (2 votes)

Plant in moist well drained soil. Typically treated as an annual and planted after risk of frost. In warmer climates, plants need to be cutback in fall, deadhead frequently to promote blooms that start later than if greenhouse grown. Usually by June. Short lived perennial.

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