- USDA Hardiness Zones 4-9
- Height 9-11 Inches Tall
- Spread 12-14 Inches Wide
You’re going to love this one! The Fruit Punch® Maraschino Pinks Dianthus is a continuous bloomer with winter interest and fragrant flowers and foliage. The cherry red blooms bring a burst of color that looks great in any landscape or garden.
The fragrant, silver-blue foliage brings unique interest to your yard. It is paired with fragrant, double, bright red blooms. The Fruit Punch Maraschino Pinks Dianthus is tolerant to heat and drought. It will bring pollinators to your yard and is resistant to deer. Bloom season begins in early summer and lasts until early fall. The garden height is nine to eleven inches with a spread of twelve to fourteen inches. Uses include, border planting, container planting, use for its cut flowers, edging, mass planting, or as a focal point in any landscape.
Fruit Punch Maraschino Pinks Dianthus Care
Plant in full sun for best results. It is tolerable to short periods of shade or filtered sun. Soil should be loose and remain well drained. Soil pH should be slightly alkaline to neutral. Once established, the Fruit Punch® Maraschino Pinks Dianthus is tolerable to mild periods of drought. Water needs are average. Apply compost or a slow release fertilizer in the spring. Light trimming can be done to encourage rebloom.
Fruit Punch Maraschino Pinks Dianthus Spacing
Spacing for the Fruit Punch Maraschino Pinks Dianthus should be twelve to fourteen inches center on center. If container planting is desired, plant in a ten-gallon sized container.
Fruit Punch Maraschino Pinks Dianthus Plant Facts
|USDA Hardiness Zones: 4-9
|Flower Color(s): Red
|Bloom Period: Early Summer
|Foliage Color(s): Blue
|Light Exposure: Partial Sun to Full Sun
|Height Class: Short
|Height: 9-11 Inches
|Spread: 12-14 Inches
|Spacing: 12-14 Inches
|Drought Tolerant: Yes
|Features: Drought; Heat Tolerant; Salt Tolerant; Fragrant Flower
|Scientific Name: Fruit Punch® 'Maraschino' Dianthus hybrid USPP 27,882
|Common Name: Fruit Punch® Maraschino 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 Warranty - 1 Year (Extra Purchase Required)
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.