Dianthus caryophyllus

Dianthus Caryophyllus, commonly known as the carnation or clove pink, is a species of Dianthus The symbolism for the most part, carnations express love, fascination, and distinction – there are many variations dependent on color. Color intensity may vary over the season.

Dianthus Caryophyllus is a perennial that grows 15-40 cm tall, require well-drained and neutral to slightly alkaline soil, and full sun. It blooms in the summer season, rich in flowers, that attract butterflies, ladybirds, bees and other insects, which are of great benefit to your green garden, balcony or terrace. Pinch off wilted flower heads to grow beautiful new ones.

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