Dianthus 'Rainbow Loveliness' Caryophyllaceae
Cultivated as annual
Mentioned in Ritson's Ancient Songs, these flowers were thought to grow in Paradise. Delicately fringed flowers emit an intensely fragrant perfume especially in the evening. Dianthus is a Greek name meaning divine flower or flower of the gods.
Source of plant
Thompson & Morgan, Richters, Select Seeds
Plants to 12" in height; flowers pink, lilac or white, with extra fringed petals.
USDA Hardiness Zone