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Perennials: Dianthus? BF friendly?

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ShadowJack
Westville, IL
(Zone 5b)

April 24, 2008
5:37 PM

Post #4857970

Are Dianthus plants Butterfly attractants? I found some really pretty red ones that will group nicely with some dwarf coreopsis, just want to see if they are in fact are BF friendly.

Loonie1

Loonie1
Rowlett, TX
(Zone 8a)

April 25, 2008
4:31 PM

Post #4862528

I had a Red Admiral on my Hardy Dianthus last weekend. The smaller ones (Firewitch) are a big attractor for Hummingbird Moths.

Carla

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