Wild Pinks “Short & Sweet” (Silene Caroliniana)
Exposure: Sun / Partial Shade
Height: 6-12 inches
Spread: 8-12 inches
Native Habitat: Dry open woods, rocky slopes and roadside banks
Attracts: Butterflies and Hummingbirds
Description: Pink flowers bloom in May to June, great native substitute for Dianthus, compact and easy to grow, best in dry to average soil in bright shade, tolerates dry sun and a range of soil and rock chemistries, requires good drainage.