Dianthus SuperTrouper Orange, has fully double blooms in a soft orange coloring with golden petal interiors. A definite improvement over other carnation varieties. The short height and strong stature makes this beauty a great addition to the front of the border or container planting.. This fragrant delight is loved by butterflies and other polinators. Not as winter hardy as other dianthus and can be brought indoors during the winter in areas below hardiness zone six.
Mature Plant Size: 10"-14" Tall, 12"
Bloom Time: Full flush in spring, sporadic in summer and fall, deadhead to elongate bloom season
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Type/pH: Well-drained/6.0-7.0
Hardiness Zones: 6-9
Fertilizer: Apply an all purpose granular or scratch fertilizer in early spring.
Container Size: 4.5" Pot
Photos courtesy of Creek Hill Nursery®