Dianthus
Dianthus 'Cheryl'

Family: Caryophyllaceae (kar-ree-oh-fil-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Dianthus (dy-AN-thus) (Info)
Cultivar: Cheryl

Category:

Alpines and Rock Gardens

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

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Hardiness:

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Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Pink

Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

Evergreen

Blue-Green

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

From softwood cuttings

Seed Collecting:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Jul 9, 2013, Terri1948 from Yorkshire
wrote:

Bought as a memorial to my dear friend 'Cheryl Miller'.

Not to be confused with another Dianthus that is often labelled 'Cheryl' but is actually 'Houndspool Cheryl'. That one has red flowers. Blooms from both plants are slightly scented.

They grow well in a mixed perennial border.
I take softwood cuttings (pippins) to increase them.