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Dianthus caryophyllus Odessa® ‘Easy Pink’
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Dianthus caryophyllus Odessa® ‘Easy Pink’


Hardy Carnation

USDA Zone: 4-9

Plant number: 1.185.930


The Odessa® series of hardy carnations are somewhat taller than some other pot types flowering from spring until late autumn and are completely hardy. This selection features masses of layered, two-tone pink, carnation-like flowers held above attractive grey-green foliage. Fragrant. Excellent for cutting. Good drainage is essential for winter hardiness. Evergreen.

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Dianthus caryophyllus Odessa® ‘Easy Pink’


Optimal Growing
Conditions
Appearance and
Characteristics
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
  Sandy or
  Clay
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
  Acid
Soil Moisture
Care Level
  Easy
Flower Colour
  Deep Pink
  Light Pink
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Mid Spring
  Late Spring
  Early Fall
  Mid Fall
  Late Fall
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Border
  Containers
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
  Edging
  Rabbit Resistant
  Fragrant
  Massed
Height
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
Spread
   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches
Foot Traffic
   None
Growth Rate
   Medium