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Botanical name: Dianthus 'Diane'
Other names: Modern pink 'Diane', Pink 'Diane'
Variety or cultivar: 'Diane' _ 'Diane' is a compact, mounded, evergeen perennial with linear, grey-green leaves and scented, double, rose-pink flowers in early summer to autumn.
Dianthus 'Diane' is: Evergreen
Flower: Rose-pink in Summer; Rose-pink in Autumn
Foliage: Grey-green in All seasons
Fragrance: Flower is clove-scented.
Habit: Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Diseases: May also be susceptible to a virus and wilt.
Specific diseases: Rust
Pruning: Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering. . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Dianthus 'Diane' (Modern pink 'Diane') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Banks and Slopes, City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging
Cultivation: Plant in well-drained acid-free soil in full sun. Improve soil with well-rotted manure or garden compost. Apply a balanced fertiliser in spring.
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