Dianthus alpinus 'Joan's Blood'
Alpine pink
 

Caryophyllaceae

Height:  5 cm

Flower colour: hot pink

Flowering time: June - July

Sunlight: sun

Soil:  well drained, gritty

Hardiness: needs protection from winter wet conditions

Plant range: the species is native to the Alps

 

Sensitive to winter wet.
Needs sharp drainage.  

Photos and experiences of growing this plant in Iceland are welcomed  in the comments below.

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