Scientific name - Coreopsis tinctoria Nutt.
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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.
Tulipa acuminata Vahl - The name of this species was introduced in 1813, when Martin Vahl, a professor of botany, including the list of plants grown in the Botanical Garden of Copenhagen.
Tulipa acuminata can grow to 40-50 cm high, leaves lanceolata, glauca. Flower solitary; tepale linear-lanceolata, acuminata; tepala is greater than 13 cm long.
Acta spicata - a species native to Europe and Asia, grows in mountain forests in beech forests from 400 to 1500 m altitude.
Prenanthes purpurea - rabbit salad
Herbaceous perennial. Stem branched, 25-150 cm, pubescent. Amplexicaule leaves, elliptical, oblong or fidate, margin entire or Pinata-fidata, glauca. Flowers arranged in panicule, ligula flowers are purple, with 5 teeth, tubular flowers absent.
Musa sp. - Bananas
Herbaceous perennial, 2-9 m high. Fibrous roots may reach up to 1.5 m deep. Trunk false shoots. 6-20 leaves arranged spiral around the edge at first, wrapped trunk. Unisexuate hermaphrodite flowers in bunches, each bunch is covered by a red to purple bracts.
Impatiens balsamina - a species herbaceous annual, native to China and India. cultivated as ornamental plants in parks and gardens. It can be grown as potted plants, but watered regularly.
Kigelia is a genus with a singke species, which is cultivated as an ornamental tree.
Sausage tree is a tree whit a invasive root system, so keep it clear of buildings and paving.
Santolina chamaecyparissus - limbricarita
Perennial species, stem 10-60 cm tall, erect or pendence; nefloriferi stalk is green-gray-tomentos; lujerii floriferi are simple, without leaves before blossom. Pectinata-toothed leaves often to penatsectate. Involucre 6-10 mm wide, hemispherical, subtruncat or not, or slightly rounded at the base; bractei lanceolata-ovata, Carina, the interior with round top. Flowers arranged in the capital, bright yellow.
Asclepias currasavica - scarlet milkweed
Asclepias currasavica - species used as ornamental plants for small gardens, in combination with other herbs such as Echinacea purpurea, Ratibida pinnata, ornamental grasses.