Carnation flower | File#499: Large image 2048×1536 pixels (1.25MB)
The beautiful carnation flower | File#500: Large image 2304×1728 pixels (1.66MB)
Pink carnation flower | File#501:Large image 2048×1536 pixels (1.44MB)
Red carnation flower | File#502: Large image 3072×2304 pixels (1.24MB)
The meaning of carnation flower
The meanings of carnations include fascination, Impulsiveness, Fascination, Capriciousness, Joy, Devoted love; Disdain, Refusal (white only). Carnations were used in Greek ceremonial crowns.
Light red carnations, for example, are often used to convey admiration, whereas the dark red version expresses deeper sentiments of love and affection. White carnations are associated with purity and luck, and pink carnations are often given as a sign of gratitude. In the early part of the 20th century, carnations became the official flower of Mother's Day in addition finding particular significance in many other cultures worldwide.