Flower Database

Cephalaria alpina

Basic information
Flower Name
Cephalaria alpina
Formal Name
Cephalaria alpina
Alias
yellow cephalaria, alpine scabious, yellow scabious, Cephalaria alpina, Scabiosa alpina, セファラリア アルピナ, Scabieuse des alpes
Habitat
Alps
Morph
biennial grass
Comment
Alpine Scabiosa , scientific name:Cephalaria alpina, is a Department of Dipsacaceae Scabiosa perennial plant native to Alpine. Floral long pale yellow flowers bloom in summer.
Common name: Alpine Scabiosa, scientific name:Cephalaria alpina, synonym:Scabiosa alpina L.,
also known as yellow cephalaria Alpine scabious, yellow scabious, Scabieuse des alpes, origin: Western Europe Alps, Habitat: wild, living type: perennial, height: 60-100 cm, leaf: feather, leaf arrangement: alternate, inflorescence shape: capitular, flowering: June-August Flower color: pale yellow, flower diameter: 4 cm Note: bumble bees and by a entomophilous
Detailed information
Order
Dipsacales
Family
Dipsacaceae
Genus
Cephalaria
Species
C. alpina
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
incision
Flowering place
Alpine Sub-high mountain
Color
Cream
Season
Jun Jul Aug
Height
60  ~ 100  [cm]
Diameter
4  ~ 4