Dianthus Devon Cottage ™ Series
The Whetman® “Devon Cottage” Series are characterized by their 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” Series holds up well in both cooler and warmer locales. They are also deer-resistant and attractive to butterflies. The perfect English Cottage Garden look!
Blushing Maiden (‘Valda Judith’): Blush pink blooms and silver foliage a very pretty plant.
Bright Eyes (‘Amethyst’): Fragrant large double blooms, crisp white in color with a bright burgundy eye, carried on sturdy stems.
Fancy Knickers (‘Valda Isolde’): Elegant white flowers with a hint of red in the center bloom all summer.
Rosy Cheeks ('Valda Louise'): Vibrant pink flowers are stunning with blue and purple shades.
Ruby’s Tuesday ('Valda Kitty'): Deep red blooms with a sweet fragrance. Especially stunning paired with white or silver.
'Waterloo Sunset': Rich ember red flowers with a port wine eye.
Origin: Whetman Pinks Ltd, United Kingdom
Description / Plant Notes:
• USDA Zone 5. (-20°F or -28°C).
• Standout mid- season fragrant double
• Deer-resistant and attractive to butterflies.
• Repeat blooming.
Dianthus Blushing Maiden (USPP 13914 - ‘Valda Judith’)
Dianthus Bright Eyes (USPP 20628 - ‘Amethyst’)
Dianthus Fancy Knickers (USPP 13915 - ‘Valda Isolde’)
Dianthus Rosy Cheeks (USPP 14045 - ‘Valda Louise’)
Dianthus Ruby`s Tuesday (USPP 13872 - ‘Valda Kitty’)
Dianthus 'Waterloo Sunset' (USPP 21080)