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Dianthus Jolt Cherry

Pinks

  • »  Stunning cherry red frilly flowers with pink overtones and red centres
  • »  Blooms in early spring, and throughout the summer

  • Category:Annual
  • Hardiness Zone:7a-11
  • Height:40-50 cm
  • Spread:30-35 cm
  • Bloom Color: Red
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Pollinators
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full Sun
Foliage Color
Green
Habit
Mounding
Upright
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Fall
Spring
Summer
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Moist, Well-Drained
Additional Information about Dianthus 'Cherry'

64 Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish:Late Spring through Autumn finish, 11 to 13 weeks; Winter finish, 14 to 18 weeks

  • Shocking Summer color from the most heat-tolerant Interspecific Dianthus!
  • Electrifying colors and all-season performance make Jolt stand out in landscapes and premium containers.
  • Highly durable plants withstand hot conditions with few disease issues and continue to flower without setting seed.
  • Grower-friendly, well-branched plants are easy to produce with less to no PGRs.
  • Perfect for Summer premium grower choice quarts and gallons to command a higher price point.
  • Strong dark green foliage.
  • Performs as a semi-hardy annual in Zone 7 (0°F/-18°C minimum temperature) and milder.
  • All-America Selections National Winner Jolt Pink continues to stir up consumer excitement with extra publicity and promotion.

Best for: 6-in. (15-cm) pots and larger

Jolt delivers Shocking Summer Color!™ This interspecific heat-tolerant dianthus provides a powerful surge of season-long performance and electrifying color in landscapes and containers. Its well-branched plant habit makes Jolt grower-friendly and easy to produce in premium containers with less to no PGRs.

Growing & Maintenance Tips for Dianthus 'Cherry'

Plant in full sun in soil with good drainage. Average fertilization required.
Bloom Time: Spring, Late Spring, Summer, Autumn, Late Summer