One of the Whatfield pinks. This one has many fragrant, double, pink flowers with fringed petals. Dates from 1989.
Excellent for border edges, rockeries, paving or in containers.
Common name(s): Pink; Gillyflower
Synonym: Dianthus 'Whatfield Can-Can'
The Whatfield series of alpine pinks were bred by Mrs J. Scholfield of Whatfield, near Ipswich and at one point there were over 30 in existence. We would like to track them all down and bring them back into cultivation, so if you can help, please get get in touch!