Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria

ClassificationDicots
FamilyCaryophyllaceae
Family (Traditional)Caryophyllaceae
GenusDianthus
Species: Dianthus armeria
Infrapecies:Dianthus armeria L. ssp. armeria
Common NameDeptford Pink
Growth Habitforb
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: No; Woody Herbaceous: Herbaceous; Duration: Annual; Duration: Biennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: forb; Region of Origin: Europe; Reproductive Phenology: May; Reproductive Phenology: June; Reproductive Phenology: July; Reproductive Phenology: August; Reproductive Phenology: September; Leaf Arrangement: opposite; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 0; Base Flower Color: Pink; Fruit Dehiscence: Yes; Fruit Type: Capsule; Fruit Wet/Dry: Dry; Hypanthium Present: No; Ovary Position: Superior; Overall Flower Symmetry: Actinomorphic; Ovules per Carpel: 13+; Perianth Present: Yes; Petal Number: 5; Placentation Type: Free Central; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 10
C value N/A
StatusNot Native; TN[SNA] KY[SNA] (State Rank); GNRTNR (Global Rank)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Dwayne Estes
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Dwayne Estes
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Dwayne Estes
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Dwayne Estes
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Dwayne Estes
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Dwayne Estes
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Joey Shaw
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Tara Littlefield
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Tara Littlefield
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Tara Littlefield
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Tara Littlefield
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Tara Littlefield
Dianthus armeria ssp. armeria - Tara Littlefield