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July 17, 2018 Best landscape design

The name derives from the Greek “dry” adíantos, used by Theophrastus in the Historia plantarum, probably to mean that the water flows on the fronds whose lamina does not absorb it (hence its need for constant atmospheric humidity). The Adiantum is widespread all over the world, especially in tropical and sub-tropical countries, but some are…

July 16, 2018 Best landscape design

The name aeriva from the Greek aktís «ray» alluding to the radiated stigmas of the female flower. Cultivated species of Actinidia: the genus Actinidia includes more than thirty Asian lianose species, almost always ornamental; only two or three of these are here and there in the Italian gardens; there. witty is the most vigorous; it…

July 15, 2018 Best landscape design

The name derives from the Greek akòniton “poisonous plant”. The genus includes evergreen perennials originating from the northern hemisphere, some indigenous in Italy, with variously lobed leaves, laciniate or palmitoleate, showy flowers in the form of a helmet grouped in spikes, roots more or less tuberized, very poisonous, like the whole plant. Some alkaloids are…

July 14, 2018 Best landscape design

From the Greek alpha privative and cheimino “I’m in the cold” to indicate that it is too delicate plants to withstand low temperatures. Perennials, rhizomatous, with short-stemmed flowers, long tubular corolla and 5 brightly colored petals. They are native to Central and South America and can not withstand temperatures below 13-16 ° C. The rhizomes…

July 12, 2018 Best landscape design

These are deciduous trees, whose sizes vary from those of a shrub (Acer palmatum), to those of large trees, such as the Acer pseudoplatanus. The seeds are winged and united in pairs. The gems are opposite and this characteristic is what differentiates substantially, as regards the morphology, these plants from those belonging to the genus…