Scientific name - Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora
Synonyms - x crocosmiiflora Tritonic
Popular names - montbretia.
Distribution and Habitat - originally from South Africa.
Description - perennial species, CORME ball. Leaves simple, alternate, basal, linear-lanceolate language, 30-80 x 0.6-3 cm, parallel ribs. Flowers arranged in zigzag ear, 60 cm long. Brushes tepale united, divided into six lobes oblong, unequal, 3-5 cm long, orange. Fruit ellipsoidal capsule. Seeds dark brown.
Requirements - exhibitions sunny morning and afternoon shade. And well-drained soil.
Management - parting the bushes once in 3-4 years for a more abundant flowering.
Propagation - by splitting machines.
Partners garden - Agapanthus sp., Hemerocallis sp., Euphorbia griffithii.
Curiosity - Crospace 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.
Succulent perennial. Short stem with a rosette of leaves at the base. The leaves are 5-7.5 cm long, obovata-spatulate, concave, tomentoase. Blossom side, 20-30 cm long, flowers campanulata, yellow-orange, 5 SEPA, 5 petals, 10 stamens.
Helleborus viridis - originating in Spain, France, Italy and Switzerland; grows on calcareous soils from 0 to 1700 m altitude, to the edges of deciduous forests, beech forests and mixed forests, grows in association with Arum dioscoridis, Crocus sp., Cyclamen coum, Fritillaria sp. Hyacinthus orientalis.
Ajuga chamaepitys - herbaceous annual Euro-Mediterranean, grows around the Mediterranean, in warm and dry, up to 1500 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
Agapanthus species. Cultivation and maintenance
Ursinum Allium L. - Aliu of June, Ramsons, wild garlic
Herbaceous perennial, bulb. Oblung bulb. Leaves 2-3, lanceolata, margin entire, top acute, 30 x 3.6 cm. Flowers white, 6-20 hermaphrodite, in whole or pointed umbela backs, caduca; 6 tepale lanceolata, about 1 cm, 6 stamens, superior ovary, peduncle 2 cm. Blooms in May-June. Fruit capsule.
Aloe vera Mill.