China Pink Redpeppermint
Dianthus chinensis 'Redpeppermint'
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Care advice

Watering guidelines Keep the soil constantly slightly moist but never let it dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm constant temperatures through the whole year (average around 22 °C).
pH range 6.5 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid temperate

Photo

Names

Family Caryophyllaceae

Characteristics

Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 7 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -17°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • red
  • white
Leaf color
  • green