Dianthus gratianopolitanus 'Firewitch' (Caryophyllaceae)
2006 Plant of the Year, Perennial Plant Association. Bright-magenta clove-scented flowers float above silvery-blue plants in spring, followed by sporadic encores of rebloom in summer. Evergreen foliage tops out at 4", resulting in a tight and tidy groundcover. Great for edging paths in a sunny or partly shaded well-drained location.
Bloom color: magenta
Bloom period: mid-spring
Container size: Qt.