- USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9
- Height 8-10 Inches Tall
- Spread 12-14 Inches Wide
These double coral pink blooms are as fragrant as they are beautiful! The Fruit Punch Classic Coral Pinks Dianthus is a continuous bloomer that will tolerate heat and drought. Resistant to deer and loved by pollinators, this is a lovely addition to any landscape or garden. This sun lover is salt tolerant making it a wonderful border plant.
Blue green foliage adds winter interest to your yard. Happy, coral pink, double blooms that appear on top of the compact foliage. Blooms season begins in the early summer to early fall. Both blooms and foliage are fragrant, attracting bees and butterflies. The Fruit Punch Classic Coral Pinks Dianthus has a mounded growing habit and reaches a height of eight to ten inches. Its spread is twelve to fourteen inches. Uses are many and include; border planting, mass planting, edge planting, focal point, cut flowers, dried flowers, and for use as a filler in containers.
Fruit Punch Classic Coral Pinks Dianthus Care
Plant in full sun, ensuring it receives six hours of sun each day for optimal results. It is tolerant to light shade. Soil should be loose, moist, and well drained. Ph levels should be neutral to mildly alkaline. The water needs for the Fruit Punch Classic Coral Pinks Dianthus are average. Once this plant is established it is tolerant to some drought. Clean well in the fall to minimize the possibility of disease and pests. Mulch should be applied for the winter and promptly removed when the season is over. Fertilizer can be applied in the spring.
Fruit Punch Classic Coral Pinks Dianthus Spacing
When planting in containers use a six to seven gallon container. Spacing in landscapes should be twelve to fourteen inches, center on center.
Fruit Punch Classic Coral Pinks Dianthus Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4-9|
|Flower Color(s): Pink|
|Bloom Period: Early Summer|
|Foliage Color(s): Blue to Green|
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun|
|Height Class: Short|
|Height: 8-10 Inches|
|Spread: 12-14 Inches|
|Spacing: 12-14 Inches|
|Drought Tolerant: Yes|
|Features: Drought; Heat Tolerant; Salt Tolerant; Fragrant Flower|
|Scientific Name: Fruit Punch® 'Classic Coral' Dianthus hybrid USPPAF|
|Common Name: Fruit Punch® Classic Coral Pinks Dianthus|
|Other Name(s): Pinks|
|Brand: Proven Winners|
Please Note: The pictures below are to give a general representation of the different container sizes. The actual size/ages of plants are estimates and will vary based on; type of plant, time of year, last pruning & many other factors.
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Plant Addict Guarantee (Included On All Plant Orders)
Plant Addicts guarantees your plant(s) will arrive happy and healthy, but the plant(s) are being shipped through the mail and accidents happen. If the plant is dead, has dried out roots or the incorrect item was shipped just notify Plant Addicts within 3 days upon delivery. We may ask for pictures but will try to make it as easy as possible for you. Please note plant(s) with damaged branches or wilted leaves will not qualify for this guarantee. Plants are very resilient and will rebound quickly when cared for correctly.
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Plant Addicts Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
We encourage all plant lovers to purchase the Plant Addicts Warranty whether you’re new or an expert. There are many variables outside our control and yours that can cause the demise of your plant(s). Examples would be hungry animals, drought, poor soil conditions, over watering, disease, insects & many other factors. The Plant Addicts Warranty is a 1 year warranty protecting you from all the unknowns and will replace your plant if it moves on to the plant afterlife.
The warranty is purchased on a per plant basis and must be purchased at the same time as the plant purchase. We will cover 100% of the price of the plant but the warranty does not cover shipping cost. Simply let us know if your plant has died within one year of receiving it and we’ll get you a new one shipped out. We may ask for photos for documentation purposes but again we’ll try to make it as easy as possible.
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Standard Colors: 2-3 business days
Special Order Colors: 8 weeks - this is due to the planter being custom made with the color(s) of your choice
Please Note: On special orders there can not be any cancellations
Time of Order:
- If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.
- We’ll have to review what areas the plants are traveling through along with your location
Once your plant is shipped you’ll receive an email with tracking information. Depending on the above criteria we’ll ship your plant(s) towards beginning of the following week from your order. We put together this helpful guide of what to do when you receive your plants in the mail.
It is important to know that all of our plants are clearly labeled for which growing zones the plant can survive in. The plants are thoroughly trialed and tested in every growing zone before we state the plant can grow in a zone. Again, our #1 priority is to ship the plants to you healthy and ready to thrive in your location. So we will do everything in our power to do so.