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Dianthus PICKABLES™ ‘ColorPop’

Dianthus = ‘Pie168’

 

Pinks by Whetman logoPinks bred for beautiful scented blooms & excellent garden performance. Large, single blooms with a timeless elegance. Vivid magenta flowers with iridescent peacock-blue overlay. Improved disease resistance. A robust, drought-resistant perennial once established. Great for picking.

part of the Sunset Plants CollectionGenus & Species: Dianthus hybrid (Code: PIE.168)

Protection Status: Rights Asserted

USDA Zone: Est. USDA Zone 5. (-20°F or -28°C).

Bloom: Large single blooms with a timeless elegance. Beautiful fragrant flowers. Vivid magenta flowers with iridescent peacock blue overlay, carried on sturdy stems that do not flop. Repeat blooming.

Bloom Period: Spring. Repeating summer & fall.

Foliage: Blue-green foliage.

Habit: Compact mounding habit 11” x 11”. Comparable habit to the Scent First® Tall Portfolio.

Propagation: Tip Cuttings. License required for propagation.

Culture: Well-drained soil in full sun. Trim back after summer blooming to encourage new growth & repeat
fall blooming.

Additional Comments: Vernalization beneficial, 6-8 weeks at 41°F.

Uses: Pots and containers, garden border, modern landscape, long-lasting cut flower.

PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 5
Height: 11 to -inches
28 to -centimeters
Spread: 11 to -inches
28 to -centimeters
Seasons: Spring, Summer, Autumn
Flower Colors: Magenta
Foliage Colors: Blue-green
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Hardiness / Vigor: Hardy
Growth Habit: Compact-mounded
Usage: Containers, Pots
Patent Status: Rights Asserted

Grower Culture

 
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
 
1-gallon: 10 to 14-weeks with 1 ppp
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in the Collection: