Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Dianthus Appleblossom Burst (Pinks)

(Pretty Poppers Series) Semi-double blooms that appear to have an ombré effect; the flowers emerge in a variety of pink shades, with petals that fade from white to an intense pink-blush, each with an apple-red centre. They grow on tall, sturdy stems that rise above thin, blue-silver foliage. Compact mounding habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms spring to early summer
8-10 in tall x 1-1.5 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
High salt tolerance
Drought tolerant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture