Emilia coccinea is a ANNUAL growing to m (2ft) by m (1ft in). It is hardy to zone (UK) 9 and is frost tender. It is in flower from July to October, and the. Emilia coccinea. em-EE-lee-ah kok-SIN-ee-ah Audio. A captivating little plant for the front of the border, tassel flower produces small, scarlet-orange pompons. Latin Name: Emilia coccinea. Category: SEEDS. Seeds Per Packet: Little tufted paintbrush blossoms dance on the tops of curvy stems, weaving in and.
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The plant is self-fertile. In Tanzania leaves are chopped coxcinea cooked alone or with pulses such as peas and beans. QR Codes are barcodes that can be read by mobile phone smartphone cameras. Plants will self-sow in disturbed soil. Year ISBN Description A very well presented, simple guide to growing and utilizing wild food plants in Tanzania, with line drawings of each plant, a description, habitat and range, non-food as well as food uses, plus basic information on growing the plants.
Last update on An easily grown plant, succeeding in most well-drained soils in a sunny position. Citation in scholarly articles. The roots are used to treat colic in babies in Tanzania and as a chest medicine in Kenya. It is hardy to zone UK 9 and is frost tender. The seed can also be sown outdoors in situ in the middle of spring[1, ].
Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally. Emilia coccinea Sims G. Kenya Literature Bureau, Nairobi, Kenya.
Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea x – 66k – jpg www. As an ornamental it can be multiplied by cuttings, but is more commonly grown from seed. There are citation in scholarly articles related to Emilia coccinea Sims G.
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Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Emilia coccinea
Only the briefest entry for each species, though, and some of the entries are more than a little dubious. There are 1 study abstracts related to Emilia coccinea Sims G. This is a QR code short for Quick Response which gives fast-track access to our website pages. More From the Plant Guide. This QR Code is unique to this page. If you have questions about a plant please use the Forum on this website as we do not have the resources to answer questions ourselves.
For more information about QR Codes click here. In Tanzania Emilia coccinea is collected during the rainy season for home consumption and traded in local markets.
With its small habit, tassel flower lends itself well to container gardens and fresh-cut flower arrangements, adding an element of whimsy. There are 13 citations in Afrirefs related to Emilia coccinea Sims G.
Edible wild plants of Tanzania. Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea x – 17k – jpg www. Email this emillia a friend Print Share on facebook Tweet this. They are drought tolerant once established. The useful plants of West Tropical Africa.
If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment. Red- and purple-flowered plants have been imported in Mauritius and have become naturalized locally. As an annual ornamental it has a bright future in temperate regions.
Emilia coccinea – Useful Tropical Plants
Occcinea Grow in well-drained soil in full sun. The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland. About 50 species are found in Africa, and several of these have become naturalized in the Americas. When large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and plant them out after the last expected frosts[1, ]. It prefers dry or moist soil. An ideal plant for hot dry areas and coastal soils. Meiotic studies on diploid hybrids between Emilia sonchifolia and E.
Sign Up Log In Follow. Right plant wrong place. Plants flower better when growing on nutritionally poor soils, producing much lusher growth on rich soils. Citation in news articles. Toxic pyrrolyzidine alkaloids and flavonoids have been isolated from other Emilia species. Fine Gardening – Issue