Dianthus erinaceus

lushgardenerApril 13, 2004

I'm growing this plant (aka D. webbianus) from seed this year, but can't find much info. The only hardiness reference I found says zones 7-9. Since I'm in zone 6, I hope this is a pessimistic estimate :-) Has any of you tried this in a cold zone?



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ingami(z3b AB)

Are you referring to the so called hedgehog pink?
I've noticed there is some confusion with the botanical
name, as I just happened to be looking something up about this plant this morning. If it is the "so called" hedgehog pink, it is extremely hardy, I grow it here in Alberta and it is superb!

    Bookmark   April 16, 2004 at 9:07AM
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