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Dianthus caryophyllus Odessa® Orange Bling Bling
Dianthus caryophyllus Odessa® Orange Bling Bling
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Dianthus caryophyllus Odessa® Orange Bling Bling

Dwarf Hardy Carnation

USDA Zone: 4-9

Plant number: 1.185.960

(=‘HILORBLI’) 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, double orange, carnation-like flowers held above attractive grey-green foliage. Fragrant. Excellent for cutting. Good drainage is essential for winter hardiness. Evergreen. USPP#25540: unlicensed propagation prohibited.

Further details for
Dianthus caryophyllus Odessa® Orange Bling Bling

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
  Early Fall
  Mid Fall
  Late Fall
Foliage Color
  Grey Green
Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Alpine & Rock
  Attracts Butterflies
  Attracts Hummingbirds
  Cut Flower
  Deer Resistant
  Drought Tolerant
   20-30 cm
   8-12 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.