Scientific name - Ilex perado
Popular names - Madeira Holly naranjero salvage.
Distribution and Habitat - originating in the Canary Islands, grows in dense forests of Aqua Garcia, in association with Apollonias barbujana, Arbutus canariensis, Laurus Azores, Myrsine canariensis, Ocotal foetens, Persea indica, Prunus Lusitania subsp. hixa, Visna mocanera.
Description - small tree, port pyramidal, evergreen. Young branches are glabra. Leaves 2.5 - 6 cm, elliptic-oblong to suborbicular, mucronate or emarginate Curt, margin entire or with 1-3 spines, petiole wing. Flowers actinomorfe, 4 apples, unisexual dioecious, corolla pink, ovary superior. Fruit drupa, 7-9 mm smaller than pedicel.
Tolerances - tolerates heat, drought, winds and sea spray.
Requirements - sunny or partially shaded exhibitions.
Propagation - by seeds germinate hard in the second or third spring.
Trees and shrubs
Syzygium aromaticum - clove
Small, oblong fruit with little pulp. The dried flower buds of this tree are the cloves of commerce. All parts of the tree are highly aromatic. It is used in the form of a paste or mixture as dental cement.
Flourensia cernua - tarbush
Flourensia cernua is deciduous shrub, from Chihuahuan Desert. In northern Mexico, the leaves and flower heads were used historically to make a decoction for treating indigestion.
Small tree, stem 6 m tall, thin. Lujerii are pubescent. Leaves with Lamine obovata, 9-19 x 3.5-5.5 cm, short top acuminata, the acute subcoriacee, subglabra mid rib, ribs side 10-13 pairs, petiole 3.5-10 mm, slightly pubescent.
Leaves opposite, or verticil every 3.5 leaves, simple, and with the parties they lanceolata, 1-25 cm long, evergreen or decidue. Flower swing; 4 sepa long, thin, short petals 4, ovary inferior. Fruit 5-25 mm, green-reddish, red or purple, edible. Seeds numerous.
Cerastium tomentosum - snow in summer
Cerastium tomentosum - is a commonly grown rock-garden, often escape from cultivation.
Tithonia rotundifolia - annual species, native to Mexico and Central Aerica, cultivated as ornamental species.
Psidium araucanum is a new species discovered in southern Brazil
Genus Psidium L. is characterized by simple leaves, opposite, with nervatiune Pinata, flower solitary, axillary or Raceme small, large number of stamens arranged in spiral, ovary inferior.