Scientific name - Russelia equisetiformis
Genus name 'Russell' is given by Englishman Alexander Russell, who wrote the book Natural History of Aleppo.
Popular names - coral plant.
Distribution and Habitat - originally from Mexico and Central America.
Description - shrub, 60-150 cm tall. Branches green, thin, pubescent, with 4.12 edges. Leaves pubescent, with some softwood apuncte, leaves from the branches are placed 3.6 in each verticil, language ovat-elliptic, 8.5-16 x 6-9 mm, top acute, sparsely toothed, leaves are opposite dinsre top Lujerul, linear, whole. Inflorescences opposite or verticil at Lujerul peaks, each with 1-3 flowers cima. Flower stalk 3-4 cm; floral stalk 1-1.5 cm long. AsLiciu persistent, SEPA ovata, 2-3 mm, pubescent. Corola tubular, coral-red or scarlet, 1.5-2.5 cm, pubescent outside and inside. Stamens 1.8-2 cm long. Style and ovary 1.8 cm long. Fruit capsule spherical, 3-6 mm in diameter. Seeds numerous, ovoid, longitudinally ribbed wings.
Growth rate - moderate.
Tolerances - temperatures up to (ͦ -4 C).
Requirements - soil rich in organic substances, well-drained, with exhibitions sunny.
Management - is clipped and removes only the branches dry. Apply fertilizers (10-30-10 NPK) at 3 months, after which the wet immediately. Easily transplanted.
Propagation - by seedlings.
Properties and Uses - can grow as a species of ornamental flower pot or garden where conditions allow.
Trees and shrubs
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Tibouchina urvilleana - shrub, to 4 m high. Belong to the genus Tibouchina about 350 species of shrubs and undergrowth of tropical America, most of them being found across the globe species grown as ornamentals.
Prunus laurocerasus L.
Shrub or small tree, 6 m high. Leaves evergreen, alternate, coriacee, lamina lanceolata-obovata, top acute, base cuneata, upper surface glossy green, the bottom is opaque, ribbed clear, ribbed robust short.
Banksia ericifolia, originally from Australia, Blue Mountains. In 1992, Banksia ericifolia was chosen as the official emblem of Sydney.
Liquidambar styraciflua - a native of North and Central America, grows in forests of Pinus sp. and Quercus sp. 900 to 200 m altitude.
Gentiana crucial - originated in southern, central and eastern Europe, it grows on sunny pastures on limestone soils, from 200 to 2000 m altitude.
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.