Dianthus ‘Rebekah’ (Early Bird Series)
Pink ‘Rebekah’, Dianthus ‘Wp09 Mar05’, Dianthus (Allwoodii Group) ‘Wp09 Mar05’, Dianthus ‘Radiance’ (Early Bird Series), Dianthus ‘Early Bird Radiance’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Rebekah’ _ ‘Rebekah’ is a compact, mound-forming, evergreen perennial with linear, grey-green leaves and short, thin, erect stems bearing fragrant, double, red flowers from early spring into summer.
Red in Spring; Red in Summer
Grey-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Slugs
May also be susceptible to a virus and wilt.
Rust , Virus
Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.
Softwood cuttings, Layering
WHERE TO GROW
Dianthus ‘Rebekah’ (Early Bird Series) (Pink ‘Rebekah’) will reach a height of 0.15m and a spread of 0.25m after 2-5 years.
Banks and Slopes, Beds and borders, City, Coastal, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Garden edging, Gravel
Plant in well-drained, acid-free soil in full sun. Improve soil with well-rotted manure or garden compost. Apply a balanced fertiliser in spring.
Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
South, East, West