Dianthus Ideal Select

November 17, 2016 admin

Botanical Name: Dianthus x ‘Ideal Select’

Height: 9″
Width: 9″
Exposure: Full Sun
Performance: Annual
Bloom: Assorted Colors (Fall/Spring) 

This fall, use a colorful assortment of these low-growing, compact plants in edges, masses, or containers for instant seasonal color. Dianthus is a short lived perennial, the Ideal Select series is bred for superior annual performance. Once temperatures dip down low the flowering begins to diminish. 
Dianthus is Greek for “flower of Zeus” a divine name given around 300 B.C. by the Father of Botany, Theophrastus.