Dianthus caryophyllus flower


Medicinal uses:-

Flowers, petals, roots,  helps in  relief  pain, swelling and infection.  Carnations, have been used in the treatment of a variety of ills, from acting as a stimulant to an antispasmodic.

Folk medicine relied on infusions or teas brewed of carnations to help relieve nervousness and some coronary disorders, as well as for nausea caused by seasickness.

Carnation flower tea was widely used to help the body and spirit relax, and to restore energy in the body.

Dianthus caryophyllus flowers


Common names:- Carnation or clove pink.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:     Plantae
(unranked):     Angiosperms
(unranked):     Eudicots
(unranked):     Core eudicots
Order:     Caryophyllales
Family:     Caryophyllaceae
Genus:     Dianthus
Species:     D. caryophyllus
Binomial name
Dianthus caryophyllus