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
Genus was created by Portuguese botanist João de Loureiro (1717-1791) in the 1790 Flora Cochinchinensis for Campsis grandiflora. Linne named species with TECOM radicans and Thunberg gave the name of Bignonia radicans.
Angophora hispida Blaxell
Shrub or small tree, 4-5 m high. Gray-red bark at first smooth, exfoliating in due course. Leaves opposite, Sesia or short stalks, cordiform, 5-10 x 2.5-4.5 cm, pale green, pubescent. 3.7 flowers in a corymb, 10-15 cm diameter. Sepa free (dialisepal), green, petals free (dialipetal), white cream. Blooming in January. Fruit capsule.
Prunus cerasifera - corcodus
Prunus cerasifera - is grown for its edible fruit jams are made and cultivars and varieties are found all over the world species grown as ornamentals in parks and gardens, or green street.
Aesculus hippocastanum - common horsechestnut
Aesculus hippocastanum - is used in parks and gardens, the tree line, solitary or in groups. The flowers are bees, and seeds contain starch, protein, tannin, saponin and edible oil, which can be manufactured soap, technical oil, glue, medicines. Species not produce forest wood is of poor quality.
Primula elatior - perennial species, rizomatoasa, originally from Europe to western Asia, growing in mountain areas, pay attention in forests up to 1500 m altitude.
Soldanella alpina - grows in coniferous forests and grasslands, from 1000 up to 2500 m altitude, moist substrates, rocks, rich in humus.
Horminum pyrenaicum - herbaceous plant, perennial, rizomatoasa, native to Europe, alpine meadows and subalpine grows on limestone bedrock, from 1500 up to 2500 m altitude.