Scientific Name - Tellima grandiflora
Synonyms - Mitella grandiflora, Tiarella alternifolia
Popular names - fringecup.
Distribution and Habitat - originating in North America, grows in shady forests and on the walls.
Description - herbaceous perrennial. Basal leaves hirsute, long petiolated, cordate to reniform, shallowly lobed, the lobes dentate; stem hirsute. Inflorescence racemose, flowers short-pedicelled; calyx lobes triangular, glandular; petals 4, lanceolate, deeply laciniate-pinnatifid, with filiform segments, greenish-white, in age reddish-brown; stamens 10, with short filaments. Fruit capsule ovate, seeds ovoid or ellipsoidal, 1 x 0.5 mm.
Tolerances - the shadow.
Requirements - prefers shade low.
Propagation - the seeds germinate in 8-10 saptamani, wet soils.
Properties and Uses - can be used as Rocar plant.
Curiosity - Tellima genus name is an anagram for Mitella, belongs to the family Saxifragaceae.
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Herbaceous perennial calcifuga, dioica, 30 cm high, caespitosa, densely pubescent. Prostrata strain or upward. Leaves acute seriacee with obvious central rib, lower leaves 9 x 1.5 cm subspatulate to oblong-lanceolata, ribbed, those of the middle stem is elliptical to oblong-lanceolata, united at the base.
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Herbaceous annual. Stem branched, 40-60 cm high. Leaves compound, 8-12 cm long, oblong folio-obovata, margin entire. Flowers yellow, axillary. Peabody, grow underground, contains 1.3 seeds. 2n = 40.
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