Dianthus microlepis 
 
Caryophyllaceae

Height:  5 cm

Flower colour: pink

Flowering time: May - June

Sunlight: sun

Soil:  well drained, gritty, lime-free 

pH: slightly acidic - neutral

Hardiness: sensitive to winter wet

Plant range:  Mountains in Bulgaria

Forms a tight mound 
covered by pink flowers.
Best in lime-free soil.

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

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