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Common name

German: Schmalblättrige Riesennelke

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2511)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2123)

      Order: Caryophyllales (119)

        Family: Caryophyllaceae (36)(family description)

          Genus: Dianthus (4)

            Epithet: giganteus d Urv. (1)

giganteus => gigantic, unusually higher than the type

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet

External links

Check for Dianthus giganteus at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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