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Deptford Pink

DEPTFORD PINK
Dianthus armeria Pink Family  Caryophyllaceae
June - August common Alien
Description: From 8  inches to 2 feet tall. The entire plant is slender and somewhat rigid with needle like leaves, simular to the carnation which is a member of the Dianthus group along with the sweet williams. Flowers are from light to a deep pink with very small white spots formed in clusters with birstly bracts.

Location: Roadsides and fields
 

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