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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Dianthus caryophyllus?
If you know websites containing any information about Dianthus caryophyllus please link to them.
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Here is some basic information about Dianthus caryophyllus and a list of ethnobotanical uses which includes medicinal uses and other uses of Dianthus caryophyllus.


Dianthus caryophyllus basic info
Scientific Name: Dianthus caryophyllus L..
Family: Caryophyllacea.
Genus: Dianthus.
Common names in English: carnation, clove pink, divine-flower, gilly-flower.
Description: Dianthus caryophyllus is herbaceous perennial plant, probably native to the Mediterranean region but its exact range is unknown due to extensive cultivation for the last 2,000 years. Also known as carnation or clove pink. In France, it is a traditional funeral flower, given in condolence for the death of a loved one. - for more info about Dianthus caryophyllus See link


Ethnobotanical and folk medicinal uses of Dianthus caryophyllus
*The information in this list is based on the ethnobotanical data in Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases.
Dr. Duke does not recommend using this information for self diagnosis or self medication. - See link


Dianthus caryophyllus in other websites
Dianthus caryophyllus common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Dianthus caryophyllus - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Dianthus caryophyllus - See link.


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