⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2763868, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Dianthus barbatus var. compactus (Kit.) Heuff..
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Consp. Fl. Eur. Suppl. 2(1): 58 1889.