Can You Grow Carnations in Zone 7B?

Carnations (Dianthus caryophyllus), hardy in USDA zones 6 to 9, grow in zone 7b. Carnations like sunny sites and nutrient-rich, well-drained soil. Though carnations are perennial plants, they are often grown as annuals in cold climates.

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Marie Roberts is a freelance writer based in north central Florida. She has a B.S. in horticultural sciences from the University of Florida. Roberts began writing in 2002 and is published in the "Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society."