How to Grow Carnations

By Julie Christensen From prom corsages to elementary school science experiments, carnations (Dianthus caryophyllus) serve a myriad of purposes as cut flowers. In the garden, they’re an easy-to-grow flower for borders and beds. Native to Europe and Asia, carnation flowers were used in wreaths by the ancient Romans and Greeks. The name, carnation, means “flower … Continue reading How to Grow Carnations