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Aloe Yucca - habit Aloe Yucca - Yucca aloifolia
Aloe Yucca - Yucca aloifolia Family: Asparagaceae Yucca aloifolia is the type species for the genus Yucca. Common names include aloe yucca, dagger plant, and Spanish bayonet. It grows in sandy soils, especially on sand dunes along the coast. Yucca aloifolia …
Forest & Kim Starr | 02.04. 2017 19:30
Ananas ananassoides Ananas - Ananas ananassoides
Ananas - Ananas ananassoides Synonyms: Acanthostachys ananassoides, Ananas ananassoides, Ananas comosus var. ananassoides, Ananas comosus var. microstachys, Ananas guaraniticus, Ananas microstachys, Ananas microstachys var. nanus, Ananas nanus, Ananas …
garden-en | 07.10. 2016 19:54
Archontophoenix Archontophoenix - Archontophoenix
Archontophoenix - Archontophoenix sp. Family: Arecaceae …
Forest & Kim Starr | 24.08. 2016 21:22
Balloon plant - seeds and pappus Balloon plant - Asclepias physocarpa
Balloon plant - Asclepias physocarpa Family: Apocynaceae Other names: Balloon Cotton Bush, Balloonplant, Cotton Bush, Narrow-leaved Cotton Bush Gomphocarpus physocarpus, commonly known as balloonplant, balloon cotton-bush, bishops balls, nailhead, or …
Forest & Kim Starr | 04.10. 2016 21:32
Spathodea campanulata Bignoneaceae seedlings promotion
Dear Friend I hereby introduce you to the family of flora with the most beautiful flowers on the planet earth. The family of Bignoniaceae! With moderate resistance to low temperatures and ideal for moderate temperature climates, the five species that …
subtropicalnursery | 27.08. 2011 10:29
Bloodflower - flowers and leaves Bloodflower - Asclepias curassavica
Bloodflower - Asclepias curassavica Other names: Bastard Ipecacuana, Bloodflower Milkweed, Cotton Bush, False Ipecac, Madagascar Cotton Bush, Milkweed, Milky Cotton Bush, Red Cotton, Red Head, Red Head Cotton Bush, Red-headed Cottonbush, Scarlet Milkweed, …
Forest & Kim Starr | 24.09. 2016 17:42
Calico flower - seed pods Calico flower - Aristolochia littoralis
Calico flower - Aristolochia littoralis Family: Aristolochiaceae Aristolochia littoralis (calico flower, elegant Dutchmans pipe) is a species of evergreen deciduous vine belonging to the Aristolochiaceae family. Aristolochia littoralis is a climbing vine …
Forest & Kim Starr | 13.09. 2016 22:25
Cassava - variegata Cassava - Manihot esculenta
Cassava - Manihot esculenta Synonyms: Janipha manihot, Jatropha manihot, Manihot aipi, Manihot dulcis, Manihot esculentus, Manihot manihot, Manihot melanobasis Family: Euphorbiaceae Manihot esculenta (commonly called cassava, yuca, manioc, mandioca and …
Forest & Kim Starr | 09.02. 2017 19:24
Chironia gratissima Cosmic insanity
There are two magical places, paradises of flora in the province of Manica, Mozambique. Not living more than one hundred and fifty years is able to forget these places, absolutely magic, that are the mountains of Serra Choa and Tsetserra, this last one …
subtropicalnursery | 12.09. 2011 16:41
Crabs Eye Crab's Eye - Abrus precatorius
Crabs Eye - Abrus precatorius Abrus precatorius, known commonly as jequirity, Crabs eye, or crabs eye creeper, cocks eyes, rosary pea, paternoster pea, love pea, precatory pea or bean, prayer bead, John Crow Bead, coral bead, red-bead vine, country licorice, …
Forest & Kim Starr | 19.05. 2016 11:19
Haleakala silversword - flowers Haleakala silversword - Argyroxiphium sandwicense subsp. macrocephalum
Haleakala silversword - Argyroxiphium sandwicense subsp. macrocephalum Family: Asteraceae …
Forest & Kim Starr | 08.09. 2016 20:18
Karo Karo - Pittosporum crassifolium
Karo - Pittosporum crassifolium Family: Pittosporaceae Other names: Stiffleaf Cheesewood Variegatum at Kula Experiment Station, Maui. May 28, 1998 …
Forest & Kim Starr | 16.03. 2015 10:16
Marlberry - habit Marlberry - Ardisia escallonioides
Marlberry - Ardisia escallonioides Other names: Marlberry, dogberry Synonyms: Ardisia pickeringia, Bladhia paniculata, Cyrilla paniculata, Icacorea paniculata, Pickeringia paniculata, Tinus escallonioides, Tinus pickeringia Family: Primulaceae Ardisia …
Forest & Kim Starr | 29.08. 2016 20:04
Mexican poppy - leaves Mexican poppy - Argemone mexicana
Mexican poppy - Argemone mexicana Synonyms: Argemone leiocarpa, Other names: Mexican Prickly Poppy, Mexican Prickly-poppy, Mexican Pricklypoppy Family: Papaveraceae …
Forest & Kim Starr | 31.08. 2016 22:14
Cajanus cajan Pigeon pea - Cajanus cajan
The pigeon pea ( Cajanus cajan) is a perennial legume from the family Fabaceae. Since its domestication in India at least 3,500 years ago, its seeds have become a common food grain in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. It is consumed on a large scale mainly …
garden-en | 03.02. 2017 21:28
Pina - Ananas comosus
Pina - Ananas comosus variegatus Synonyma: Ananas ananas, Ananas argentata, Ananas aurata, Ananas bracteatus, Ananas bracteatus var. hondurensis, Ananas bracteatus var. paraguayensis, Ananas coccineus, Ananas comosus f. sativus, Ananas comosus var. variegatus, …
garden-en | 07.10. 2016 22:41
Protea eximia - Protea eximia
Protea - Protea eximia Synonyms: Protea latifolia Protea eximia, the broad-leaved sugarbush is a shrub that may become a small tree, which occurs in mountain fynbos on mainly acidic sandy soils; the species was very well known under its old name of Protea …
garden-en | 12.10. 2016 15:37
Shoebutton - leaves and fruits Shoebutton - Ardisia elliptica
Shoebutton - Ardisia elliptica In Malaysia, a decoction of leaves is said to assuage retrosternal pains, and a paste made from the leaves is used to treat herpes and measles. In Thai traditional medicine, the fruits are used to cure diarrhoea with fever. …
Forest & Kim Starr | 29.08. 2016 19:52
Medinilla speciosa Showy Asian Grapes - Medinilla speciosa
Showy Asian Grapes - Medinilla speciosa Medinilla speciosa, common name Showy Asian Grapes, is a perennial epiphytic plant in the genus Medinilla, belomging to the Melastomataceae family. Medinilla speciosa reaches on average a height of 45–60 centimetres …
garden-en | 16.12. 2016 18:57
Sugar Cane Sugar Cane - Saccharum officinarum
Sugar Cane - Saccharum officinarum Other names: Sugarcane Family: Poaceae Sugarcane, or sugar cane, are several species of tall perennial true grasses of the genus Saccharum, tribe Andropogoneae, native to the warm temperate to tropical regions of South …
Forest & Kim Starr | 09.02. 2017 19:34
Aloe swynnertonnii The Aloe beauty
Dear Friend Allow me to present one of the most important flora genera on the planet Earth. The genus Aloe! With more than 400 species already classified, essentially concentrated on the island of Madagascar and southern Africa, these plants are related …
subtropicalnursery | 27.08. 2011 10:19
Paphiopedilum Venus slipper - Paphiopedilum
Venus slipper - Paphiopedilum Synonyms: incl. Cordula, Menephora Other names: Slippers, Slipper Family: Orchidaceae - orchids Paphiopedilum, often called the Venus slipper, is a genus of the Lady slipper orchid subfamily Cypripedioideae of the flowering …
garden-en | 04.12. 2016 08:33