Scientific Name For The Carnation  

      The complete scientific information on carnations states that they belong to the kingdom plantae, division magnoliophyta, class magnoliopsida, order caryophyllales, family caryophyllaceae and genus Dianthus.

It is believed that Theopharastus, a Greek botanist, coined the scientific term Dianthus for carnations.More...

 

Carnation Facts

Carnation Facts              The carnations are considered to be natives of the Eurasia. This flower has gained immense popularity all over the world and is used extensively in ceremonies, festivities, and special occasions. In addition, it is also symbolic in character.Its scientific name ‘Dianthus’ designates it to be ‘the flower of God’; whereas its common name is believed to come from the word ‘corone’ signifying floral garland. More...

 

Growing Carnation Flowers

Growing Carnation Flowers               Carnations are a much in demand flower all over the world not only for its splendor but also for its long vase life that extends to almost 3 weeks. The genus encompasses more than 300 species of carnations seen most often in colors of white, pink and red. There are hundreds of hybrid varieties as well that come in diverse shades.More...

 

Care For Carnations

Care For Carnations               Carnations are undoubtedly one of the most admired flowers in the world. One of the fundamental reasons for its popularity lies in the fact that it has a long life even after being cut. This reason explains its increasing demand for use in bouquets, flower arrangements, corsages and as boutonnieres.Carnations need proper care especially when it comes to certain areas such as watering, fertilization, pinching and disbudding.More...

 

Types Of Carnations

Types Of Carnations             The carnation is a popular and symbolic flower, used in ceremonies, special occasions and for representing states and nations. Said to have originated from the Mediterranean area, the flower derives its name from the word ‘corone’, which means floral garland.A florist’s delight, carnations are also synonymous with the expression of emotions.More...

 

Meaning Of Carnations

Meaning Of Carnations                  Carnations speak for themselves. One of the most sought after flower by nature lovers is the carnation. It is not only one of the oldest varieties of flower in the world but is also known for its rich history. The beauty of receiving this flower lies in the significance of the color presented as each color personifies a different emotion. Carnations are used worldwide to express one’s sentiments without the actual use of words.More...

 

 

 

    
 

Flower Gardening :

Meaning-Of-Carnations      Carnations speak for themselves. One of the most sought after flower by nature lovers is the carnation. It is not only one of the oldest varieties of flower in the world but is also known for its rich history. The beauty of receiving this flower lies in the significance of the color presented as each color personifies a different emotion. Carnations are used worldwide to express one’s sentiments without the actual use of words. More..

 


 

 

 
   
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