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Prickly Dianthus (Acantholimon)

Acantholimon litvinovii
SKU: HC017774
per Plant - 2.5" Pot
No longer available this season.
Prickly Dianthus (Acantholimon litvinovii) forms large, spiny cushions of blue-grey rosettes in sunny rock gardens or arid landscapes. Its prickly nature makes it an excellent choice for keeping critters out with a low maintenance groundcover. Flowering with tiny white-pink blossoms in late spring, followed by attractive seed heads, these compact mounding plants offer delicate color and a hardy nature to the waterwise garden.
key features
Botanical Name
Acantholimon litvinovii
Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Evergreen, Rock Gardens
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Soil Moisture
Water Tolerance
Mature Height
4-6" tall
Mature Spread
24-36" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer
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