Scientific name - Coreopsis tinctoria Nutt.
Popular names -
Distribution and Habitat - native to North America, grows on sandy soil, along roads and railways.
Description - herbaceous annual. Stems slender, 30-100 cm tall. Leaves petiolate, opposite, bi-pinnate-sectors, glabra, leaflets linear-lanceolate to linear-oblong, entire, slightly pubescent stems and stalks, stems, 8 inches long. Terminal inflorescence, peduncle 6 cm long, involucre double, outer layer is green, 3 mm long, scales lanceolate, glabrata, inner layer, scales 8 cm long, purplish-brown, glabra, top acute. Ligulate flowers in August, 1.5 cm long, lobed at top, yellow or yellow with purple base. Flowers tubular, 8 mm long, corolla tube, 3 mm long, yellow-orange, purple top, four-lobed, fertile. Style forked orange. Blooms in June andeptembrie. Achenes 1.8 mm long, glabra, dolls absent.
Growth rate - fast.
Requirements - sandy, well-drained, sunny in the exhibition.
Propagation - by seeds in March and May, directly into garden soil. Germinate in 3-5 days at 21 ° C.
Cultivars - 'Mahogany Midget' with dark red flowers.
Properties and Uses - is used as an ornamental plant for mixed borders, in pots or cut flowers.
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora
Crocosmia, comes from the Greek 'Krok' = Crocus, and 'osme' = odor, "smell of Crocus'. Crocosmia was described in 1851 by Jules Emile Planchon.
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora was created in France in 1880.
Juicy perennial species, rizomatoasa. Leaves basal, linear, cylindrical, fleshy, 10-15 cm long. Floral stem is 45 cm long. Blossom flowers made up of 40-50 cm, arranged in Raceme 15-30 cm long.
Aquilegia atrata Koch
Herbaceous perennial. Rhizome thick, vertically or diagonally. Stem erect, branched, pubescent, green or red-purple shades, 30-80 cm high. Leaf sectors lobate 3 lobes or parts, green on the upper face and green on the lower glauca
Reseda phyteuma - annual or perennial grass, native to southern Europe and southwest Asia, North Africa, it grows on basic soils, grassy edges of roads, from 0 to 1900 m altitude.
Galanthus nivalis L.
Bulbous perennial species with herbaceous matter, erect, bulb ovoid, dark brown tunic, 1.5 x 2.4 cm. Leaves basal, 20 cm long, linear-lanceolata, rounded at the top. Flowers generally solitary, clocks, accompanied by a shoulder 3-4 cm long, 3 tepale flower is composed of external and internal 3 tepale erection of about 1cm, biloba, white with green spots
Pimelea physodes is a species indigenous to Australia. Stem erect, branched, 0.2-1 m high and 80 cm in diameter. Leaves opposite, Sesia, elliptic, acute nested. Capital terminal, solitary, nutant, large bracts, 4-6 cm, yellow, green, red or purple, perianth roots, the average tube, stamens long.
Primula cousin - cuckoo boot
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Theobroma cacao - the tree deciduu originating from semi-tropical forests of Brazil, Mexico and the U.S.A
The genus name derives from the Greek "theos" = god, and 'bromine' = food, food of the gods.
Gardenia jasminoides - Gardenia
Shrub or small tree, growing 1-15 m tall. Leaves glossy, evergreen, opposite, coriacee, oval or elliptical, dark green, 7-10 cm long. Large solitary flowers, double or semiduble, white, 5.12 cm diameter. Bloom from May to September.