Why carnations?

Why carnations is for mother's day?

Carnations evoke passionate feelings. This is because botanically these are called Dianthus, which roughly translates as 'flower of love' or 'flower of the gods'. That is why carnations are chosen flowers on Mother's Day.

Wish all mothers a Happy mother's day!

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May 08, 2009

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