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Dianthus caryophyllus (Carnation) is a species of perennial herb in the family carpetweeds. They have a self-supporting growth form. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Common Branded Skipper, Rivoli's Hummingbird, Oedemera, and Oedemera flavipes. Individuals can grow to 0.4 m.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Carnation. View this species on GBIF