Fragrant, deep velvety red double blooms with narrow white picotee edges in early summer. A quick shearing after flowering will encourage them to rebloom in early fall. Dianthus 'Black Cherry Wild' is a short variety, just 8-9" in bloom with 6" tall grey-green foliage and 1-1/2" blooms. Dianthus Fruit Punch® series. A Proven Winners® plant selection.
Dianthus are deer resistant. Drought tolerant when established. Attracts butterflies and makes an appealing cut flower for petite bouquets; they look like small carnations.