Dianthus chinensis

Dianthus chinensis (L.), Caryophyllaceae

Active substance extract, absolute
CAS number  no
Plant part flowers, aerial parts
China list yes
Conditions fresh or dried
Country of origin the Netherlands



Dianthus as an Active Ingredient in Cosmetics and Fragrances

Dianthus chinensis is a flowering plant from the Caryophyllaceae family and used as an active substance in cosmetic and fragrance products.

Many other dianthus varieties are also available, for example caryophyllus and superbus.

Applications of Dianthus:

Delivery conditions of Dianthus raw material:

We specialize in supplying premium plant materials, perfect for high-quality extracts or personal cultivation—bulbs, tubers, flowers, and more.

  • fresh flowers, aerial parts
  • dried flowers, aerial parts
  • seeds


  • Production GACP
  • Contract Cultivation
  • Biological / Non-Biological
  • Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD) Treaty free
  • Small and large volumes of rhizomes or flowers
  • Green & Sustainable

We can identify and cultivate Dianthus with the highest concentration of active compounds tailored to your requirements!

In the Netherlands, we commercially grow around 30,000 different varieties, each with its own unique ingredients. Share your requirements, and we will identify the variety with the highest levels of active substances. Our laboratory, equipped with the latest analytical tools, supports your R&D. From literature investigation to plant species selection, extraction, fractionation, and/or purification processes. Using fraction-guided bio-assays and advanced analytical techniques, we verify and assess the bioactivity of compounds. More information about our services. And explore our plant extract library derived from commercially grown Dutch plants.

For further information, feel free to contact us!

Get in touch via 0031 651 537699 or info@holland biodiversity.com.

Additional information



Active substance

absolute, extract

CAS number

not applicable

Plant part

aerial parts, flowers

China list


Country of origin

the Netherlands


cosmetics, fragrance