Pinks

Pinks

Scientific Name: Dianthus gratianopolitanus

Plant Characteristics: This plant is a low-growing perennial with soft, sweet-smelling pink flowers that bloom from May to June.

Plant Uses:

Aromatic: Pinks flowers were used in potpourri as a substitute for cloves.

Culinary: Pinks flowers were used to flavor wine, ale, syrups, sauces, and jams.


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