Series: Fruit Punch

Dianthus 'Coconut Punch'

Coconut Punch Pinks: Patent PP21876

Categories: Herbaceous Perennial

The flowers open deep red with large white markings in the center of each petal.  As the flowers mature, the white markings expand and the red color lightens, leaving a wine colored ring around each petal. Fragrant, double blossoms are intricately pattered in contrasting shades of red and white. 


More About Dianthus 'Coconut Punch'

  • Dianthus is a large genus of more than 200 species, mostly from Europe and Asia
  • They should be planted in well-drained soil with a pH close to neutral (7.0).

Deer resistant, low maintenance and drought tolerant, attracts butterflies, fragrant, cute cut flower—what more could one want in a perennial?  The Dianthus FRUIT PUNCH™ series delivers all that and more in your choice of four colors.


Height:

10-12 in

Spread:

10-18 in

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Dianthus 'Coconut Punch' Characteristics

Attributes

  • Fragrant
  • Container
  • Ground Cover
  • Dried Flower
  • Mass Plant
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Small / Miniature
  • Edging
  • Specimen

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure

  • Sun Tolerant
  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Re-bloomer
  • Late Spring / Early Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

  • All Season

Flower Color

  • Red
  • White

Habit

  • Mounding