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Dianthus Star™ Double Stardust
Dianthus Star™ Double Stardust
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Dianthus Star™ Double Stardust

Whetman Star Pinks

USDA Zone: 5-9

Plant number: 1.180.880

(=‘WP07 OPR04’) Pinks are especially popular as edging plants or in the rock garden. This British introduction forms a low, grassy cushion of grey-green leaves, bearing upright stems of frilly double blooms in an unusual peachy-salmon pink. Drought tolerant once established. Shear lightly after blooming. Flowers may be attractive to butterflies. Evergreen. This selection may well prove to be hardy to Zone 3 or colder, but excellent drainage is essential. One of the Star™ Double collection from Whetman® Pinks in Devon, UK.USPP#20999: unlicensed propagation prohibited.

Further details for
Dianthus Star™ Double Stardust

Optimal Growing
Appearance and
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
Soil Type
  Normal or
Soil pH
  Neutral or
  Alkaline or
Soil Moisture
Care Level
Flower Colour
Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Mid Summer
  Late Summer
  Late Spring
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
   15-20 cm
   6-8 inches
   20-30 cm
   8-12 inches
Foot Traffic
Growth Rate
Disclaimer: This information is presented for reference only. This plant is not currently part of our Heritage Perennials lineup.