BVC - King's College...

Christina magdlena at
Tue Apr 13 11:13:14 PDT 1999

>      Check the Oxford English Dictionary.  I believe it lists the
>      gillyflower as Dianthus cariophyllus (?),

_D. caryophyllus_

> the pink carnation.

As I understand it, it's the plant from which pink carnations are bred.  But it
sounds like we are talking about the same plant.  And I'm off to Howard Nursery
tonight.  ;>

>      Good lord, girl. I'm only human!

And here I thought that you were a god that walks the earth.   Maybe it was the


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