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Botanical name: Dianthus 'Tickled Pink'
Other names: Pinks 'Tickled Pink'
Variety or cultivar: 'Tickled Pink' _ 'Tickled Pink' is an evergreen perennial with an erect habit. Its narrow leaves are greyish-green. In summer it bears scented, double, rose-pink flowers.
Dianthus 'Tickled Pink' is: Evergreen
Flower: Rose-pink, Dark-pink in Summer
Foliage: Grey-green in All seasons
Fragrance: Flower is clove-scented.
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 'Tickled Pink' (Pinks 'Tickled Pink') will reach a height of 0.35m and a spread of 0.5m 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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|Soil types:||Chalky, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil pH:||Alkaline, Neutral|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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