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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Erect annual herb up to cm tall; stem pubescent in lower part, glabrous in upper part, or rarely glabrous throughout. This QR Code is unique to this page.

If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating. 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. Somewhat outdated, it has been replaced in by a new dictionary see [ ]. There are 13 citations in Afrirefs related to Emilia coccinea Sims G. Jeffrey from West Africa.

Citation in news articles. Emilia is closely related to Senecio. It prefers dry or moist soil. Among gardeners the names Emilia flammea and Emilia javanica are wrongly applied to ornamental Emilia coccinea.


Emilia coccinea

Le genre Emilia Cass. In eastern Africa it is found in dry areas up to m altitude. American nurseries but also research institutes and a lot of other nurseries from around the world. QR Code What’s this? Cupid’s paint brush x – 55k – jpg cavehill. Comments Log in or create an account to post a comment.

There are book citations related to Emilia coccinea Sims G. You will receive a range of benefits including: Emilia lisowskiana and Emilia praetermissa Milne-Redh. Our new book to be released soon is Edible Shrubs. Full Sun to Partial Shade Maintenance: Emilia coccinea – Sims.

Newsletter Get the latest how-to and design inspiration articles plus special offers sent straight to your inbox. Fine Gardening – Issue Kenya Literature Eimlia, Nairobi, Kenya. Orange-flowered form Photograph by: Not for the casual reader. Emiia a terminal head, 1—6 together in corymbs; involucral bracts 8— 13 — Noteworthy Characteristics These annuals from the tropics can withstand high heat and humidity.

The use of Emilia coccinea as a vegetable is reported from Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi. Double Check Are you sure you want to delete your notes for this recipe? The plant is self-fertile.


Emilia coccinea (Sims)

The plant is said emipia be used medicinally for children, but the report gives no more details[]. Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. It is coccniea flower from July to October, and the seeds ripen from August to October. Fruit an achene 2—5 mm long, shortly hairy; pappus 3—5 mm long. A revision of the large-headed Emilia species of Africa. If you have any useful information about this plant, please leave a comment.

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Propagation Sow seed in mid-spring, in situ. Double Check Do you really want to delete the list,? What is Emilia coccinea Sims G. As an annual ornamental it has a bright future in temperate regions. Emilia coccinea is widely cultivated as an ornamental in tropical, subtropical and temperate regions. Emilia comprises about species and is indigenous in the Old World tropics.

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