Scientific name - Hemerocallis sp.
Popular names - daylily, jin-pi, gum-chum, karizo, wasuregusa, kanso, dok May Cheena.
Distribution and Habitat - originally from China, Japan, Korea and Europe.
Description - herbaceous perennial, rustic. Rhizome with roots beam. Nastriforme leaves, gathered in bouquets. Raceme blossom or panic, small bracts, perianth campanulata, tepale united at the base, ovata, yellow or orange, 6 stamens attached to corolla tube, ovary inferior. Fruit capsule dehiscence.
Growth rate - fast.
Requirements - fertile soil in full sun or slightly shaded.
Management - after blooming, autumn leaves and stems are cut close to ground level. Spring and summer are applied based NPK fertilizer - 10-10-14.
Propagation - through rhizomes, can be planted in September to November or from February to May. Usually, the first year after planting is not blooming. If they are planted in shady position, Hemerocallis sp. Will not bloom. The seeds and seeds after harvesting is left to USCat a few days, after which they keep in the refrigerator at 3-4 ͦ C, away from moisture. After 30-45 days it may resemble.
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Natural partners and garden - Phlox paniculata, Sedum sp.,
Cultivars and varieties - 'Atlanta Irish Heart', 'Black Ruffles', 'China Bride', 'Gentle Shepherd', 'Hyperion', 'Diva Lady', 'Mary Todd', 'Red Rain', 'Stella d'Oro' , 'Tender Shepherd',
Properties and Uses - can be used as ornamental species for borders and flower patches.
In China, Hemerocallis fulva is used in medicine.
In Japan, the leaves are eaten as vegetables.
Floriferi buds are used as spice dried mature in China, and shoots proaharass is eat in China and North America salads. Wash fresh buds, stamens and pistil are away, before eating.
Allan M. Armitage - Armitage's Garden Perennials - Timber Press, 2000
Barbara W. Ellis - The Organic Gardener's Handbook of Natural Insect and Disease Control - Roda Press, 1996
George W. Staples, Michael S. Kristiansen - Ethnic Culinary Herbs - University of Hawaii Press, 2000
Tomasz Anisko - When Perennials Bloom - Timber Press, 2008
Ageratum houstonianum - rods
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Nigella sativa L.
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It was used by Greeks to treat congestion agipteni and nose, toothaches, headaches, abdominal pains, rheumatism, and as a diuretic.
Hemerocallis lilioasphodelus L.
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Sternbergia lutea - geofita bulbs, grow at the edge of deciduous forests, from 0 to 1200 m altitude.
Genus name comes from Prince Raimondo di Sangro (1710-1771) of San Severo, born in Naples, Italy. In 1753 Carl Linnaeus in Species Plantarum, including the genus Sansevieria in Aloe. Sansevieria genus was stabilized by Thunberg in 1794 described the second species, S. thyrsiflora and S. aethiopica.
Tahina J. Dransf. & Rakotoarinivo, gender. November. family Arecaceae
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On December 5, 2006, Bruno Leroy, resident and avid Madagascar palm, has posted a picture of an unidentified palm on www.palms.org the International Palm Society.
Encyclia Hanbury (Lindley) Schlechter, 1914.
Herbaceous perennial, evergreen. Pseudobulb 8 x 4 cm. 1.2 leaves, elliptic-lanceolata, or elliptic-oblong, obtuse, 23 x 3 cm. Raceme blossom or panic, 100 cm long, 15-35 flowers, flower 5 cm diameter.
Hedychium coronarium - white ginger
Herbaceous perennial, 1-1.5 m inaltme, fleshy rhizome. Leaves alternate, decidue, language sessile 28-40 x 4.7 cm, narrow elliptic, apex long-acuminata, the acute glabra on top, the furry bottom steps. Flowering 4.10 x 3.6 cm. Bractei persistent ovat-triangulation, green, 4-7 x 2-4 cm, margins membranous.