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Dianthus armeria L.
DEPTFORD PINK
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Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
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Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
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Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink

Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
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Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink

Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
© Copyright Bobby Hattaway 2011 · 5
Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
Dianthus armeria, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
© Copyright Steve Baskauf, 2002-2011 · 4
Dianthus armeria, inflorescence - frontal view of flower

Dianthus armeria, inflorescence - lateral view of flower
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Dianthus armeria, inflorescence - lateral view of flower
Dianthus armeria, inflorescence - whole - unspecified
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Dianthus armeria, inflorescence - whole - unspecified

Dianthus armeria, leaf - on upper stem
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Dianthus armeria, leaf - on upper stem
Dianthus armeria, whole plant - in flower - general view
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Dianthus armeria, whole plant - in flower - general view

Dianthus armeria, leaf - basal or on lower stem
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Dianthus armeria, leaf - basal or on lower stem
Dianthus armeria, stem - showing leaf bases
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Dianthus armeria, stem - showing leaf bases

Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
© John Pickering, 2004-2017 · 4
Dianthus armeria, Deptford Pink
Dianthus armeria
© Les Mehrhoff, 2008-2010 · 4
Dianthus armeria

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Glomosporiaceae  Sorosporium saponariae @ BPI (1)

Thecaphora saponariae @ BPI (1)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Septoria dianthi @ BPI (1)
Pucciniaceae  Uromyces caryophyllinus @ BPI (1)

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Delaware Wildflowers  •  Scientific names

Dianthus armeria L. Deptford-pink
Caryophyllaceae — Pink family
Non-native
Dianthus armeria
Perryville, MD
June 2001 Dianthus armeria Dianthus armeria
White Clay Creek State Park -- Judge Morris Estate
June 2001

More information on this plant, from other sources.


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Dianthus armeria L.

Dianthus armeria plant

Family - Caryophyllaceae

Stems - To +/-80cm tall, herbaceous, simple to branching above, from a taproot, glabrous to hirsute and antrorse pubescent near the inflorescence, terete, hollow.

Dianthus armeria stem

Leaves - Opposite, sessile, linear, pubescent, to +/-6cm long, +/-5mm broad, entire, acute to obtuse.

Dianthus armeria leaf

Inflorescence - Terminal bracteate clusters of paired flowers. Bracts linear, pubescent. Flowers sessile.

Flowers - Petals 5, clawed. Claw to 1.5cm long, glabrous, white. Limb pink with white and rose mottling, 6-7mm long, 3mm broad, elliptic, toothed at apex. Stamens 10. Filaments to 1.4cm long, filiform, glabrous, white. Anthers purple, 1.2mm long, slightly exserted or included. Styles 2, filiform, white, 1cm long, included. Ovary cylindric, 6-7mm long, 1.2mm in diameter, glabrous, light green, 2-locular. Placentation axile. Ovules many. Calyx tube to 1.5cm long, 2.5mm in diameter, pubescent, 5-lobed. Lobes 3mm long, attenuate, erect.

Dianthus armeria flower

Flowering - May - October.

Habitat - Open woods, roadsides, railroads, waste ground, pastures, fields. Also cultivated.

Origin - Native to Europe.

Other info. - This diminutive species can be found throughout Missouri. The bright pink flowers of this species make it desirable in cultivation and it requires little care.

Photographs taken in the Ozark Scenic Riverways, 5-24-03.


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Dianthus armeria L.
Deptford pink

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General Information
Symbol: DIAR
Group: Dicot
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Duration: Annual
Biennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : CAN   W
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 74. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
DIARA2 Dianthus armeria L. ssp. armeria

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Caryophyllidae
Order Caryophyllales
Family Caryophyllaceae – Pink family
Genus Dianthus L. – pink
Species Dianthus armeria L. – Deptford pink

Subordinate Taxa

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U.S. Weed Information
Dianthus armeria Deptford pink This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
SWSS Southern Weed Science Society. 1998. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM . Southern Weed Science Society. Champaign, Illinois.

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Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain UPL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont UPL
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Midwest UPL
Northcentral & Northeast UPL
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FACU

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University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Freckmann Herbarium (DIAR)

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Dianthus armeria
Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Dianthus armeria
Dianthus armeria
Detford Pink
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© 2011 Aaron Arthur

Dianthus armeria
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Deptford Pink
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Dianthus armeria
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria
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Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria
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Grass Pink
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Grass Pink
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Grass Pink
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Grass Pink
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Grass Pink
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Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Deptford Pink
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Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria
Grass Pink
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Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria
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Grass Pink
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