Perfect for the rock garden, front of borders, and fragrant gardens. This mat-forming perennial variety produces vivid, cerise flowers that are sure to stand out in the garden. Petals are toothed on the tip half and have a few long hairs on the upper surface. Browse pictures and read growth / cultivation information about Dianthus, Maiden Pinks (Dianthus deltoides) 'Brilliant' supplied by member gardeners in the PlantFiles database at Dave's Garden. Dianthus deltoides 'Brilliant' Other names. Dianthus Dianthus. Botanical name. Stems root as they grow. Dianthus 'Brilliant' is a wonderful perennial for the rock garden or the edge of a path. The mat-forming, evergreen plants are attractive all season. Maiden Pinks ‘Brilliant’ (Dianthus deltoides) Code: DDBR Category: Flower Seeds Tags: Flower Seeds for Beds and Borders, Fragrant, U.S. Free-flowering, large, bright-red flowers spread over dark green foliage. MAIDEN PINKS Flower Seeds Brilliant Dianthus Deltoides (1000 to 10,000 SEEDS) - Comb S/H This mat-forming perennial variety produces vivid, cerise flowers that are sure to stand out in the garden. Maiden pink is a very beautiful small perennial, excellent to decorate rocky areas and low-lying walls. More About Dianthus deltoides 'Brilliant' Small, cherry-red flowers with a central, deep red ring; Mat-forming perennial with narrow, green leaves; Foliage has a tinge of purple in cooler weather; Bloom Time: Summer; Zone: 3 Height: 15-20 cm Spread: 30-50 cm Colour: Red Size Flowers are about 1/3 inch across with 5 pale to deep pink to bright red petals, commonly with a darker band near the base of the petal, forming a ring around the center of the flower. Does not like excessive heat and Native. Amazon.com : Dianthus Deltoides " Maiden Pinks ‘Brilliant’ (1000 Flowers Seeds) Perennial : Garden & Outdoor Perfect for the rock garden, front of borders, and fragrant gardens. Borne on branched flowering stems, the dainty blossoms attract bees and butterflies, but are ignored by deer. It does best in full sun, but tolerates shade. Dianthus deltoides 'Brilliant' Maiden Pink 'Brilliant' Dianthus deltoides 'Brilliant' Maiden Pink 'Brilliant' Maiden Pinks are easy-care perennials. Dianthus deltoides 'Brilliant' produces loads of bright red flowers in late spring to early summer. Variety or Cultivar 'Brilliant' _ 'Brilliant' is a mat-forming, evergreen perennial with tufts of linear, dark green leaves and, from late spring and throughout summer, clusters of fragrant, bright reddish-pink flowers with fringed petals and red-ringed eyes. Brilliant Maiden Pinks is a fine choice for the garden, but it is also a good selection for planting in outdoor pots and containers. Trim back lightly after first flowering. Maiden pink 'Brilliant' Genus. Vigorous and free-flowering, Dianthus deltoides (Maiden Pink) is an evergreen perennial forming a spreading mat of narrow, green leaves. Major Maiden pink facts. Dianthus deltoides 'Brilliant' - Maiden Pinks. In late spring and summer, the foliage mound is covered by a profusion of heavily fringed, small, single flowers in shades of red, pink or white. Dianthus deltoides - Brilliant Maiden Pinks-Early bloomer; huge quantities of 1 carmine red flowers Needs well-drained soil. D. deltoides ‘Leuchtfunk’ has masses of crimson blooms and dark green leaves with a purple flush. It is often used as a 'filler' in the 'spiller-thriller-filler' container combination, providing a mass of flowers and foliage against which the thriller plants stand out. Smothered with bright cherry-red flowers in late spring, then on and off through the summer. 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