Tag: Gesneriaceae

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…

March 12, 2018 Best landscape design

The name derives from the Greek but the meaning is obscure; in this genre, we tend to include the genus Trichosporum today. They are suffrutic evergreens from Asia and Madagascar, mostly epiphytes, with declining branches, opposite leaves rather fleshy or leathery, showy flowers, rarely solitary, at the axil of the leaves or terminal, almost always…