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Botanary: caryophyllus

Meaning: Pink coloured or clove scented
Alternative Meaning: From the Greek karya (walnut) and phyllon (leaf), referring to the aromatic scent; became used for cloves, and subsequently for clove pinks
Pronunciation: kar-ee-oh-FIL-us

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