Flower Database

Lemon leaf

Basic information
Flower Name
Lemon leaf
Formal Name
Gaultheria shallon
Alias
ゴーテリア・シャロン, Lemon leaf, Gaultheria shallon, salal, shallon, gaultheria
Habitat
North America
Morph
Evergreen trees and shrubs
Comment
Lemon leaf , scientific name:Gaultheria shalln, is a North American native, and is an evergreen shrub of the Ericaceae department , of the Gaultheria genus. So, called leafy, the leaves are highly prized. In green leaves, are egg-shaped, serrated, and palmately lobed with branches will. Rub the leaves with lemon and flowers names, also rubs lemon fragrance. From which resembles the shape of a lemon leaf has been named. Cut branches with leaves are used as an accompaniment to the flower bouquet. Racemes in white-bottle type pink Tip 5 deep-lobed flowers, 5-10 numbers. After the flower, the bloated and Calyx tube, lets keep the berries.
Common name: lemon leaf , scientific name:Gaultheria shallon , also known as:salal, shallon, gaultheria, Gaultheria shallon, origin: North America, height: 20-500 cm, leaf: oval, leaf color: green, leaf arrangement: alternate, margin: serrated with, leaf: 5-12 cm and flowers: racemes, Corolla: bottle type,
Flower color: white-with: branches of pink flowers to 5-10, floret length:0.7-1cm, fruit type: liquid fruit, fruit shape: spherical, Berry colors: red-blue, fruit diameter:0.6-1cm, ornamental ending: anniversary
Detailed information
Order
Ericales
Family
Ericaceae
Genus
Gaultheria
Species
G. shallon
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Urn
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Ct flower・Flower arrangement
Color
Pink, White
Season
Jul Aug
Height
20  ~ 500  [cm]
Diameter
0.6  ~ 0.8