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Dianthus SCENT FIRST® POT ‘Coral Reef’

Dianthus hybrid

The Whetman® SCENT FIRST® Collection is characterized by its delightfully spicy fragrance, compact free flowering habit, silver-blue foliage, and lengthy blooming periods. Ideal for compact containers.

Coral Reef: Deep coral petals with elegant white Picotte edges. Compact mounding habit 9” x 9”.

Origin: United Kingdom

Description / Plant Notes:
• USDA Zone 5. (-20°F or -28°C).
• Double flowers 1” – 1.5” diameter, held above the foliage
• Day neutral, perpetual flowering
• Vernalization not necessary
• Heavily blooming in spring

Patent Status: PP 19,660

PK Sheet
USDA Zone: 5 - 9
Height: 5 to 9-inches
13 to 23-centimeters
Spread: 5 to 9-inches
13 to 23-centimeters
Seasons: Spring, Late Spring, Early Summer, Summer, Late Summer, Autumn
Flower Colors: Coral, White
Foliage Colors: Silver-Blue
Light Levels: Full-Sun
Growth Habit: Compact-mounded
Usage: Container Gardens, Containers, Cut Flowers, Garden border, Landscapes, Mass landscape planting, Pots
Patent Status: PP 19,660
Origin: United Kingdom

Grower Culture

Media: Well-draining media
pH: 5.5pH to 6.2pH
Fertilization: High | 200 ppm
Light: High
Water: Well-Drained to Moderate
Growing Temp Day: 60°F to 65°F | 16°C to 16°C
Growing Temp Night: 55°F to 60°F | 13°C to 13°C
Crop Timing from Rooted Liners:
4-inch: 8 to 10-weeks with 1 ppp
1-gallon: 10 to 16-weeks with 1 ppp
Other Varieties
in the Collection:
Dianthus SCENT FIRST® POT Coconut Surprise
Dianthus SCENT FIRST® POT Eternity
Dianthus SCENT FIRST® POT Tickled Pink
Dianthus SCENT FIRST® POT Raspberry Surprise