Flowering Perennials: Characteristics and Culture

Pink, maiden

  • Scientific name
    Dianthus deltoides
  • Height
    4 to 9 inches
  • Bloom period
    May
  • Color
    Red, pink, white
  • Light
    Full sun
  • Moisture
    Well drained
  • Soil
    Sandy loam
  • Relative ease of care
    Moderate
  • Remarks
    Dwarf pink. Gradually spreads to form a green mat.