Firewitch Dianthus is a spring to fall blooming perennial.  This perennial flower blooms from early spring until the first frost in the fall.  This Dianthus variety stays short in height but has an upright growth pattern.  One thing that makes this plant unique is the foliage resembles grass.  The silver-blue color of the foliage contrasts nicely with the bright pink flowers.  This variety of Dianthus is one of the most heat tolerant Dianthus in the market.  This variety prefers well-drained soil to perform its best.

Firewitch Dianthus

Firewitch Dianthus Leaves

Firewitch Dianthus

Dianthus gratianopolitanus ‘Feuerhexe’

Plant Type- Perennial

Flower Color- Pink with White Center

Foliage Color- Mint Green

Growth Habit- Round

Growth Rate- Fast

Zone- 3-9

Height- 8″-12″

Spread- 12″

Light- Sun

Details- Firewitch Dianthus produces carnation-like flowers.  This Dianthus works excellent in rock gardens and borders.

Pruning- Cut to the ground in the fall to encourage new spring growth.

Other Dianthus plant options

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  • Bath’s Pink Dianthus
  • Brilliant Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Brilliant Star Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Dragon Fruit Pink Dianthus
  • Coconut Punch Dianthus
  • Cosmic™ Pink Swirl Dianthus
  • Cosmic™ Red Swirl Dianthus
  • Cranberry Ice Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Devon Cottage™ Pinball Wizard Pink Dianthus
  • Dwarf Sweet William Dianthus
  • Early Bird™ Radiance Dianthus
  • Eastern Star Dianthus
  • EverLast™ Lilac + Eye Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • EverLast™ Burgundy Blush Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • EverLast™ Orchid Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Fire Star Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • First Love® Pink Dianthus
  • Flashing Lights Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Frosty Fire Pink Dianthus
  • Heart Attack Sweet William Dianthus
  • Jolt™ Series Dianthus
  • Lady D™ Candy Cream Dianthus
  • Lady D™ Cherry Dianthus
  • Lady D™ Raspberry Cream Dianthus
  • Memories Dianthus
  • Mountain Frost™ Pink PomPom Dianthus
  • Mountain Mist Pink Dianthus
  • Neon Star Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Oeschberg Sweet William Dianthus
  • Oscar Cherry Velvet Dianthus
  • Pixie Star Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Pomegranate Kiss Pink Dianthus
  • Raspberry Surprise Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Raspberry Swirl Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Red Beauty Cheddar Pink
  • Scarlet Beauty Sweet William Dianthus
  • Scent First™ Coral Reef Dianthus
  • Scent First™ Passion Dianthus
  • Scent First™ Sugar Plum Dianthus
  • Shooting Star Dianthus
  • Spangled Star Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Spottie Dianthus
  • Strawberry Sorbet Maiden Pink Dianthus
  • Sugar Plum Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Beetle Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Charmy Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Chocolate Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Esta Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Faganza Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Margarita Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Olivia Dianthus
  • Sunflor® Red Allura Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Butterfly Dark Red Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Lilac on Purple Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Magenta + White Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Orange Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Red + White Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Scarlet Red Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Silver Pink Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ Velvet White Dianthus
  • SuperTrouper™ White Dianthus
  • Tiny Rubies Dianthus
  • Whetman Stars™ Single Superstar Dianthus
  • Whetman Stars™ Stargazer Pink Dianthus
  • Wicked Witch Dianthus
  • Wink Maiden Pink Dianthus