Dianthus Tickled Pink
Dianthus ‘Tickled Pink’
Pinks ‘Tickled Pink’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Tickled Pink’ _ ‘Tickled Pink’ is an evergreen perennial with an erect habit. Its narrow leaves are greyish-green. In summer it bears scented, double, rose-pink flowers.
Flower is clove-scented.
Rose-pink, Dark-pink in Summer
Grey-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Slugs
May also be susceptible to a virus and wilt.
Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.
Dianthus ‘Tickled Pink’ (Pinks ‘Tickled Pink’) will reach a height of 0.35m and a spread of 0.5m after 2-5 years.
Banks and Slopes, City, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Flower Arranging
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