Dianthus Whetman® DEVON COTTAGE™
Bred in the UK by Whetman® Pinks, the UK’s leading breeder and propagator of award winning perfumed Dianthus, with a worldwide reputation for quality. Renowned for their cold and drought tolerance, Whetman® genetics are truly the benchmark of Dianthus breeding. Many varieties have won the RHS Award of Garden Merit and have exhibited at the pinnacle of the UK hort scene, the RHS Chelsea Flower Show.
The Dianthus Whetman® DEVON COTTAGE™ Collection is characterized by its large flower size, compact habit, silver-blue foliage, and lengthy blooming periods. To top off their superior appearance, they all have a wonderful fragrance. Blooms are often two inches in diameter on top of sturdy stems. They perform well in containers, baskets, in the landscape, and are perfect as cut flowers. The DEVON COTTAGE™ Collection holds up well in both cooler and warmer locales. They are also deer-resistant and attractive to butterflies. The perfect English Cottage Garden look!
Origin: Whetman Pinks Ltd, United Kingdom
Description / Plant Notes:
- USDA Zone 5 (-20°F or -28°C)
- Standout mid- season fragrant double blooms
- Deer-resistant and attractive to butterflies
- Repeat blooming