Scientific Name - Canarina canariensis
Synonyms - Campanula canariensis
Popular names - bicacaro.
Distribution and Habitat - endemic in the Canary Islands, Tenerife, grows at the edge of forests, from 300 to 1000 m altitude.
Description - herbaceous, commutes glaucescenta. Stem 3 m length. Leaves opposite, 10 cm long, ovate to linear to triangular, up to the hasta cordata, serrated edge. Flowers pendent; dialisepal calyx, sepals erect, or reflexes, corolla 6 cm, campanula, RECURVE lobe, orange-yellow with red veins brown to purple. Obconic ovary. Fruit capsule, black at maturity.
Tolerances - sensitive to low temperatures, tolerate sunny exhibitions.
Requirements - soil rich in humus, well drained, partially shaded exhibitions.
Curiosity - it appears the airthe end of October and dry after blooming and sleeps throughout the summer.
Trees and shrubs
Laurus nobilis - on time and stay Greeks, laurel branches were used to make crowns for the heads of heroes, and to honor poets.
Dasiphora fruticosa - deciduu shrub, native of Asia, grows on wet soils and wet rocks.
Annona muricata is ornamental species. Fructul is edible as it is consumed fresh, as dessert, or mixed with ice cream or milk. Fruits containing vitamin B (0.07 mg/100g) and C (20 mg/100g), calcium and phosphorus.
Thunberg grandiflora Roxb.
Perennials, voluble. Stem thin, green, 2 m height. Leaves opposite, language ovat-lanceolata, acuminata peak, the cordata, margin entire, lobate or iregulat needle, 15 x 10 cm, short stalks, 3.5 ribs. Blue flowers with yellow, white on the outside, 8 x 8 cm, arranged in bouquets with individual pedicel 4-5 cm long, corolla tube 3 cm long
Morinda citrifolia - originally from Queensland, Australia. The fruit is edible, from seeds to obtain oil insect repellent.
Nepeta cataria has similar properties with valeriana, amaro-tonic and sedative antispasmotica.
Nepeta cataria var. citronelol citriodora contains more essential oil used as perfume industry.
Corryocactus quadrangularis F. Ritter 1958
Small tree, stem 6 m tall, thin. Lujerii are pubescent. Leaves with Lamine obovata, 9-19 x 3.5-5.5 cm, short top acuminata, the acute subcoriacee, subglabra mid rib, ribs side 10-13 pairs, petiole 3.5-10 mm, slightly pubescent.