Carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus)

  • $12.80

Discover the timeless beauty of Carnations (Dianthus caryophyllus). With their vibrant colors and delightful fragrance, these flowers are perfect for your home. Order now and add elegance to your floral displays!

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Product Code: PLANT-PRP00266

Fact Sheet and Plant Guide



Common name and scientific name

Carnation (Dianthus caryophyllus)

Growth habit and size

Herbaceous perennial plant with an upright or mounding growth habit, reaching up to 1-2 feet tall and wide

Sunlight requirements

Prefers full sun to partial shade

Pot Size

Pot 15.0cm - Ø15cm x H11cm

Overall Height

01 = 20-25cm
02 = 35-40cm

Watering needs

Requires regular watering, keeping the soil evenly moist but not overly saturated

Soil type and pH requirements

Well-draining soil is preferred, with a slightly acidic to neutral pH (6.0-7.0)

Flower color

Available in a wide range of colours including pink, red, white, yellow, and various bi-colour combinations

Propagation methods

Can be propagated through seeds, division, or stem cuttings

Pruning requirements

Remove spent flowers to promote additional blooming and maintain a tidy appearance

Disease and pest resistance

Susceptible to some fungal diseases like powdery mildew and root rot, as well as pests such as aphids and spider mites

*Photos for illustration only. Actual product may vary due to the nature of the product.
*Color of pot and size may vary and change subject to availability.




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