Pinks

COMMON NAME:  pinks GENUS: Dianthus SPECIES, HYBRIDS, CULTIVARS: D. plumarius 'Spring Beauty'-mixture of double flowers; colors range from pink to rose, salmon, and white with interesting markings. D.p. 'Essex Witch'-dwarf variety; only 5 inches tall; rose-pink; easy to grow. D.p. 'Aqua'-white, double flowers on stalks 10 to 12 inches tall. D. caryophyllaceae-garden or florist carnation; 18 … Continue reading Pinks

Color In the Garden

Many factors contribute to the beauty of a flower. Its form, texture, fragrance, and intricate detail all add to its loveliness. Ask anyone to describe a flower, however, and the first thing mentioned is likely to be the color of the blossoms. Not only does each flower have its own personality based on its history … Continue reading Color In the Garden