dianthus gratianapolitanus

Firewitch, or Cheddar Pink, has magenta-pink flowers that bloom profusely with a spicy clove-like fragrance. Gray-green foliage is compact and can form a solid mat, making it a great ground cover.

Exposure: Full Sun to Part Shade

Size: 1/2 foot, Height and Width

Bloom Time: May to June

Fun Facts:

– Dianthus is part of a genus that includes 300 species.

– Native to Europe and Asia

– The name originates from the Greek word for Zeus dios and flower anthos.