Carnations deserve a second look. Its scientific name Dianthus roughly translates to "the flower of love"! It's delicate, durable and delightful. This bouquet includes 12 stems of the finest grade carnations available in an assortment of fall colors, fall colored wax flower, wheat and fresh lemon leaf. If properly cared for (clear, clear water and a cool, low light environment) they can easily last 10-14 days.