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botanical name:
Dianthus 'Tropic Butterfly'
Dianthus 'Tropic Butterfly' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Pink
synonyms:  Dianthus 'Tropical Butterfly'
family:  Caryophyllaceae
characteristics: annual/biennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.60m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: alkaline
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 6 to 10
description:
Biennial or short-lived perennial. Sweetly fragrant semi-double red and pink flowers. Bushy habit with grey-green foliage.

cultivation:
Well drained, fertile, neutral to acid soil in full sun or light part shade.

propagation:
From cuttings

other notes:
Dianthus chinensis cultivar or hybrid

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