Genus Edgeworth is named in memory of botanist Michael Pakenham Edgeworth (1812-1881).
Edgeworth chrysantha deciduu is a shrub, of 1,8-2,4 m tall, native of China, Himalayas, naturalized in Chugoku. Foxy stalk. Leaves arranged alternate, short stalks or Sesi, language: lanceolata, acuminata top, margin entire, base cuneata; cm 8-20/3-5. 30-50 capital blossom type flowers hermaphrodite, pleasant fragrances, ready terminal, calyx tubular, yellow and white on the inside and outside pubescent, 8-15 mm long, with 4 lobes 3 mm. Floral stalk is about 1-2 cm long, white pubescent. The fruit is an oval drupe, of 8x3, 5 mm, peak pubescent. Blooms in February-April before leaf emergence, thestalk of two years.
Edgeworth chrysantha has two important characteristics, low-lignin and high levels of α-cellulose. Japan is also used for producing paper with qualities similar to those obtained from Broussonetia.
Exhibition needs sunny, but suffer prolonged droughts.
Grows well on well-drained soil rich in humus. It can be propagated seedlings and seeds. The seeds - autumn and the seedlings - Summer
Ran Levy-Yamamori, Gerard Taaffe - Garden Plants of Japan - Hong Kong, Timber Press, 2004
Diana M. Miller - 400 Trees and Shrubs for Small Spaces - China, Timber Press, 2008
Trees and shrubs
Shrub 4 m high, dense crown. Bark brown, rough. Leaves persistent, coriacee, simple, language spatulate, entire edge, top round, the obovata, central rib obvious, and glossy dark green upper side, more open bottom, glabra, arranged in vertical false. Blossom umbela
Clerodendrum bungei - ornamental species grown in parks and gardens and in pots but terraces. Leaves crushed leaves an unpleasant odor. In hot and humid climates become invasive.
Canarina canariensis - herbaceous, commutes glaucescenta. Endemic from the Canary Islands, Tenerife, grows at the edge of forests, from 300 to 1000 m altitude.
Ailanthus altissima - cenuser, false castor
Ailanthus altissima - tree quickly ascending, with large pinnate leaves and terminal flower bouquets green-white.
Acta spicata - a species native to Europe and Asia, grows in mountain forests in beech forests from 400 to 1500 m altitude.
Diospyros kaki L. - Khaki
Monoecious tree, 6-12 m high. Trunk erect, conical crown, brown bark is exfoliating in small plates. Leaves fell, coriacee, alternate, language oval-elliptic, margin entire, top acuminata, the attenuated, shiny green on top and pubescent towards the bottom, 7-20 x 4.10 cm, petiole 1-1.5 cm long.
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.
Ajuga chamaepitys - herbaceous annual Euro-Mediterranean, grows around the Mediterranean, in warm and dry, up to 1500 m altitude.