Scientific Name - Haplophyllum patavinum
Synonyms - Haplophyllum linifolium, Route patavina
Popular names - Padovana route.
Distribution and Habitat - the natural range is from Albania to Slovenia, with small locations in south-western Romania and Colli Euganei (IT). On Colli Euganei increase in association with Reseda lutea and Helianthemum nummularium.
Description - herbaceous perennial with long rhizomes and fragile. Strain dark green or red-brown at the base, 25-30 cm high, tomentoasa. Leaves alternate, Sesi, without stipele; language linear-lanceolate, margin entire, base cuneata, 2-2.5 cm x 0.5 cm tomentos both girls are green on top and green on the bottom are glauca. Flowers grouped into numerous types corymb terminal inflorescences composed. Calyx with 5 acute sepa-lanceolate, green, tomentoase. Corola with five petals entire, yellow sulphide, 6-8 x 4-6 mm. Yeardroceu 10 stamens. Fruit capsule. Reniforme seeds, black opaque, 2-3 x 1 mm
Growth rate -
Propagation - by vegetation, by dividing the rhizomes. Seed germination is very rare in natural conditions.
Pests and diseases -
Partners garden -
Properties and Uses -
Curiosity - Haplophyllum patavinum is a dedicated species of Padua (IT).
Hydrangea - Hortensia
Genus includes 80 species, the most popular are H. macrophylla, H. arborescens, H. paniculata and H. quercifolia. Shrub or voluble species with opposite leaves. Flowers solitary or grouped in inflorescences type corymb, Raceme. Ovary compound, 2-10 rags, below. Capsule truncata. Seeds numerous, ribbed.
Dombeya tiliacea (Endl.) Planch.
Shrub or small tree, 3.10 x 2.7 m, trunk branched, bark dark gray, rough. Leaves alternate, 4.9 x 3-7 cm, three-lobed basis cordata, margine teeth face bottom covered with fine hairs, stalks pelos, 1-3 cm. Flowers campanulata, 3-4 cm diameter, axillary or terminal, solitary or grouped in a raceme, petals white, obovata.
Cerastium tomentosum - snow in summer
Cerastium tomentosum - is a commonly grown rock-garden, often escape from cultivation.
Tree 25 m high. Trunk erect, branched. Ritidom smooth, dark gray. Crown broad, thick, tapered. Leaves persistent, alternate, coriacee, lamina ovat-oblong, acute, entire and slightly wavy edge on the upper side and glossy green color, on the underside is brown-rust, pubescent, ribbed central rib obvious; nervatiuni pinnate secondary.
Cyphomandra betacea - small tree, native of Peru and Chile, in tropical forests, at 700-2000 m altitude. It is grown in Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, Venezuela and New Zealand for its edible fruit, or ornamental tree. Fruits can be eaten cooked or raw in salads and desserts. It is shown that the seeds and skin to be removed. Fruits contain protein, vitamin C and E, vitamin A.