Scent First® Raspberry Surprise Dianthus

Dianthus Hybrid ‘DevonYolande’ PP16029

This charming series of Dianthus features adorable, double and semidouble flowers rich in spicy fragrance. Evergreen foliage forms handsome tussocks. Very long blooming and drought tolerant once established.

Bloom/Feature

Double, pink blooms with a burgundy center 

Plant Type

New IntroductionsPerennials

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to -20°F to -10°F USDA Zones 5-9

Key Features

Compact Habit, Cut Flowers, Drought Tolerance, Dwarf

Use

Accent, Border, Container, Edging, Groundcover, Mass Planting

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Feed throughout growing season

Dimensions

10" H x 12" W

Pruning

None needed

Planting Instructions

  • water before planting
  • plant in full sun to part shade
  • dig hole 2X the width of pot
  • plant 1”-2” above ground soil level, backfill hole with soil
  • water deeply to settle, then add more soil if needed
  • mulch 1-2” deep around plant, avoiding area closest to base