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International Floriculture Expo
Chicago, IL
June 14th-15th, 2017

Darwin Perennials Day
Chicago, IL
June 21st, 2017

Cultivate'17, Booth #2725
Columbus, OH
July 15th-18th, 2017

Dianthus Mountain Frost™ Collection

New collection of interspecific alpine hybrids with similar attributes from Darwin Perennials! Dianthus Mountain Frost™ varieties were bred for landscape performance, have a compact habit, and do not require vernalization to flower. However, plants will have a larger flower canopy if vernalized. 6 color choices. Ideal for quarts or trade gallons. To order liners for fall delivery, contact your favorite distributor sales rep.

USDA Zone: 4 to 9
Bloom: Spring to fall
Foliage: Blue green
Habit: Compact
Propagation: Vegetative
Culture: Full sun
Additional Comments: Bred for landscape performance
Uses: Borders in gardens

Approximate Finishing Time
1 Gallon: 6-8 weeks from transplanting a 72-cell liner/spring plantings.
2 Gallons: Plant in fall, 3ppp and over winter




Flower Color: Bright pink with eye
Flowering Period: Spring; Heavier flowering if vernalized
Venalization: Benificial, but not required
Extra notes: Excellent weather tolerance, self cleaning


Flower Color: Bright pink with eye
Bloom: Double 'Kahori' type
Flowering Period: Spring – Late-summer; Heavier flowering in Spring if vernalized
Venalization: Beneficial, but ot required
Extra notes: Excellent weather tolerance, self cleaning


Flower Color: Bright rose-pink with rose eye
Bloom: Spring; Heaviest after vernalization
Flowering Period: Spring; Heavier flowering if vernalized
Venalization: Beneficial, but ot required
Extra notes: Excellent weather tolerance


Flower Color: Deep rose
Flowering Period: Summer-long; Heavier flowering in Spring if vernalized
Venalization: Not required
Extra notes: Excellent weather tolerance, extra large flowers


Flower Color: Rich lavender with eye
Foliage: Bright Silver
Flowering Period: Spring; Heavier flowering if vernalized
Venalization: Beneficial, but ot required
Extra notes: Excellent weather tolerance


Flower Color: White with rose eye
Flowering Period: Spring; Heavier flowering if vernalized
Venalization: Beneficial, but not required
Extra notes: Excellent weather tolerance