Flower Database

Dianthus longicalycinus

Basic information
Flower Name
Dianthus longicalycinus
Formal Name
Dianthus superbus "longicalycinus"
Alias
河原撫子, 大和撫子
Habitat
Japan
Morph
Cold-resistant evergreen perennial
Comment
Dianthus superbus ”longicalycinus” is a hardy evergreen perennials of the Caryophyllaceae department Dianthus genus native to Japan. It is a variant of the ezokawaranadeshko. In the low mountains sunny meadows and floodplains, the splitting valve flower tip five or six pieces of fine deep purple color flowers bloom. Known as one of the seven autumn flowers, referred to as an alias and wallflower (Yamato nadeshiko). The thick stalk is at the top of spray of branches: Flower color is white. The genus name "Dianthus" is a Latin Dios (god) + anthos (flower) "God's flower", species species name "superbus" is noble, variant name "longicalycinus" is longi (long) + calycinus ), Meaning "long calyx" means. The flower language is "pure heart". Dianthus's colleagues are in the special collection "Feature Dianthus".
Generic name: Dianthus superbus ”longicalycinus” , scientific name: Dianthus superbus var. longicalycinus , aka: wallflower :Yamato Nadeshiko, Nadeshiko, origin: Japan, height: 30-50 cm, flower color: peach / white, flowering time:from May to August, flower diameter: 4 to- 5 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Caryophyllales
Family
Caryophyllaceae
Genus
Dianthus
Species
D. superbus "longicalycinus"
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
River pond Low mountain
Color
Pink, White
Season
May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
4  ~ 5