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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As an ornamental it can be multiplied by cuttings, but is more commonly grown from seed. Fine Gardening – Issue Preview: Emilia lisowskiana and Emilia praetermissa Milne-Redh.

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Cupid’s paint brush x – 55k – jpg cavehill. QR Code What’s this? QR Codes are barcodes that can be read by mobile phone smartphone coccineea. Care Grow in well-drained soil in full sun. Slugs can be a problem with this plant in a wet spring[].

Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea x – 10k – jpg www. The seed can also be sown emiilia in situ in the middle of spring[1, ]. There are book citations related to Emilia coccinea Sims G. Citation in web searches. Contains a very wide range of conventional and unconventional food plants including tropical and where they can be obtained mainly N.


A revision of the large-headed Emilia species of Africa. Kew Bulletin 52 1: Fruit an achene 2—5 mm long, shortly hairy; pappus 3—5 mm long.

The ranges of Emilia lisowskiana cocfinea Emilia emiila overlap in DR Congo, Angola and Zambia but are separated ecologically, those of Emilia praetermissa and Emilia coccinea do not overlap although both occur in DR Congo. They are drought tolerant once established[]. Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea x – 66k – jpg www.

Medium Moisture Flower Color: Year ISBN Description Excellent range of photographs, some cultivation details but very little information on plant uses. Technical Handbook No Bulletin du Jardin Botanique National de Belgique 66 3—4: You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box.

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The roots are used to treat colic in babies in Tanzania and as a chest medicine in Kenya. The emiia is hermaphrodite has both male and female organs and is pollinated by Insects.

Toxic pyrrolyzidine alkaloids and flavonoids have been isolated from other Emilia species. Erect annual herb up to cm tall; stem pubescent in lower part, glabrous in upper part, or rarely glabrous throughout.


In Tanzania Emilia coccinea is collected during the rainy season for home consumption and traded in local markets. Fine Gardening – Issue More From the Plant Guide. Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea.

Newsletter Get the latest how-to and design inspiration articles plus special offers sent straight to your inbox. Le genre Emilia Cass. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. Seed – sow early spring in a greenhouse and only just cover the seed. You must be a registered user to access this feature. Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea Sims G.

Propagation Sow seed in mid-spring, in situ. Emilia comprises about species and is indigenous in the Old World tropics. An ideal plant for hot dry areas and coastal soils[]. What is Emilia coccinea Sims G. This feature has been temporarily disabled cpccinea the beta site preview. Emiia Up Log In Follow. The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland.