Flower Database

Exacum

Basic information
Flower Name
Exacum
Formal Name
Exacum affine
Alias
紅姫竜胆, Exacum affine, Persian violet, Exacum
Habitat
Yemen
Morph
Non-Hardy for many years the grass
Comment
Exacum (scientific name:exacm affine) is a non-hardy perennials grass of the family gentianaceae genus exacum native to Yemen. Leaves are glossy and stiff.
It makes purple florets bloom one after another. There are kinds of a white flower or double flowers bloom, too. :Exacm affine 'white rococo' is a white blossom kind of the blooming in double.
Common name: Exacum
Scientific name:Exacum affine
aka: Pacifica violet
the place of origin: Yemen, environment: a rocky place,
an ecotype: Perennial plant, height of a rice plant: 20-30cm, a leaf color: Strong green, leaf shape: Ovoid, a phyllotaxis: Anti-life, a leaf relationship: All relationships, flower diameter: 1-2cm, a color of a flower: Bluish violet, blue, white, anther color : Yellow, The way of blooming of the flower: One fold, double, anthesis: From June to October
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Gentianaceae
Genus
Exacum
Species
E. affine
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Pot flower
Color
Blue, Violet, White
Season
Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Height
20  ~ 30  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 2