Dianthus caryophyllus


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Related to Dianthus caryophyllus: Carnations
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Noun1.Dianthus caryophyllus - Eurasian plant with pink to purple-red spice-scented usually double flowersDianthus caryophyllus - Eurasian plant with pink to purple-red spice-scented usually double flowers; widely cultivated in many varieties and many colors
garden pink, pink - any of various flowers of plants of the genus Dianthus cultivated for their fragrant flowers
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Exogenous spermidine has been found to transiently delay senescence of Dianthus caryophyllus and Petunia hybrida flowers which has been implicated to be due to the ability of free spermidine to bind to the main intracellular constitutive molecules such as DNA and stabilizing their structures (Lee et al.
Dianthus caryophyllus (common names, Carnation and pinks) belongs to the dicotyledonous family Caryophyllaceae.