Bright pink blooms poke above silver foliage. This is a plant that requires no attention, apart from clipping back if it gets to be untidy. About 9″ tall and 12″ wide. Very hardy. Does best in cool summers and is drought tolerant once established.
Pronunciation: dy-AN-thus grat-ee-an-oh-pol-it-AH-nus
Species Meaning: Of or from Grenoble, France
Dianthus gratianopolitanus is native to France.
Original name is ‘Feurerhexe’
In Our Garden
Plant ID: P18073
Found in Streambed,
On the left of the path at the top of the stream bed before the steps start