Carnations are also known as Dianthus. These flowers are less expensive, beautiful and available in many colors. They represent love and fascination in natural way. It can stay many weeks even after cutting from the plant. Pink carnations are good to express mother’s love for her child. Light pink, dark pink, double colors are variations that are available with florist. These are good choice to show gratitude to mother on her birthday or on mother’s day.
White carnations are for the feelings of pure love and happiness. They are the best to make combination for table arrangements. Graduation ceremony, wedding, and family get together are occasions on which white carnations make perfect decoration. Purple carnations are also adorable choice to mix very well with other flowers. Red carnations are alternative for roses as symbol of love and affection. When dark red stands for deep love, light red carnations express the admiration beautifully.