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Dianthus STAR SINGLE™ Stargazer

Dianthus = ‘Wp13 Gil05’

The Whetman Pinks® STAR SINGLE™ Collection represents the best in perennial Dianthus genetics! All have attractive compact, mounding foliage that looks great in mass plantings. They are heat tolerant with a vigor that is unsurpassed by other Dianthus. The Star series produces excellent, uniform, spring and early-summer crops that are perfect for Spring promotions.

Dianthus STAR SINGLE™ Stargazer ‘Wp13 Gil05’ has fragrant single fringed blooms with and a deep maroon eye, carried on sturdy stems.

Origin: United Kingdom

Description / Plant Notes:

  • USDA Zone 5 (-20°F or -28°C)
  • Compact mounding foliage, typically 7″ in height and spread at peak bloom time
  • Foliage is sturdy and generally glaucous
  • Day-neutral, perpetual flowering, heavily budded in spring: vernalization not necessary
  • Single flowers 1″ – 1.5″ diameter, held 3″ above foliage
  • Varying degrees of perfume, somewhat reminiscent of cloves
  • Ideal for use as a front of the border perennial or in mixed containers

Patent Status: PP 26,776

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