Pinks and Mythological Creatures

Clove Pinks

Blooming this week on the farm …. Pinks ( Dianthus sp.) have been a popular garden plant since at least medieval times. Check out this painting “The Unicorn in Captivity” from 1505. Pinks are an attractive ornamental, culinary and medicinal plant. Click on the photo and head down under to find an excellent in-depth article on Pinks by Penny Woodward.