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Common Name: German pinkPlant Family: Caryophyllaceae Plant Type: Hardy Perennial
A great plant for hot dry summers. Wiry stems carry scented, bright magenta flowers from June-Sept. Ideal for a gravel garden, rockery, dry bank on sandy or chalky soils. Like sun and free draining soil. A semi-evergreen perennial which will gently seed itself around
POT SIZE/QUANTITY: 9 cmSeason of Interest: Summer to AutumnBee and Butterfly: BothSun or Shade: SunHeight: low (up to 3 feet)Minimum temperature: HardyPosition/Situation: Dry or gravel gardenPlanting Style: mediterraneanScent: Scented FlowersSuggested Use: Cut FlowerFlower Colour: PinkLeaf Colour: GreenHabit/Shape: Running/spreadingEvergreen: YesDrought Tolerant: YesSoil Type: dry or sandy soilSoil PH: Alkaline to Neutral
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The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.