April, the sun is warm, walking in the garden, roadside, can already see carnation flowers everywhere in full bloom, small flowers alone is not insignificant, but when in full bloom, it is very gorgeous and eye-catching.
The flowers like this small wild flower, but it is the traditional flower of our country, really some people are surprised, so to see what it has unique place.
First of all, carnation is small, but also beautiful, it is rich in color, red, purple, pink, white, and so on, small flowers blooming in the sun, very bright. The flower is single, but it has a lovely shape, like a small round saucer with a saw on the edge.
It also has a long flowering period, usually starting in early April and lasting until November. In the warm parts of the south, they bloom almost all the year round. In the late autumn and winter in the north, most of the flowers have withered away, but from time to time in the flower bed can also see a few bright carnation flowers, very vibrant.
Secondly, look at the value of carnation, it can purify the air, especially can absorb some of the poisonous gas in the air, so in the production of waste gas, might as well plant some carnation. Another value of carnation is medicinal, its whole plant can be used as medicine, is a very good Chinese medicine.
The vitality of carnation is very strong. It grows in the north of our country. It can grow everywhere on the grassland on the hillside. It is also easy to plant carnation flowers. Sow a little seed in the soil in spring and it will sprout in less than a week. In summer, you can enjoy the flowers.
Carnation flowers are hardy and drought-tolerant. If they are potted, they should be kept in a sunny place and watered occasionally. If you plant it in the ground, just drop a few seeds where the sun shines, and then you can almost leave it alone and let it grow and bloom. Just when the southern summer is hot, the appropriate shade to it, because it is not too resistant to heat, the southern summer continued high heat is easy to wilt in the sun or even die.
Carnation plants are not tall, small flowers, it is often planted in the flower bed, used to foil other flowers and green trees. Nevertheless, it can not conceal its beauty, such as when a green bonsai under a few small carnation flowers, that is a very good ornament.
Carnation is a herbaceous plant, nature has the tenacity of grass, in the courtyard, even if the cat and dog in the above play tramp, also tramp not dead it. If you like growing flowers and don’t have time to take care of them, then raising carnation flowers is definitely a worry – saving and less effort.
If there is a yard at home, you can sprinkle more seeds of different colors of carnation, spring, summer will be able to blossom; Sow in autumn, will wait until the next spring. Then, for most of the year, you can enjoy the continuous blooming of small colored flowers.