Flower Database

Calendula arvensis

Basic information
Flower Name
Calendula arvensis
Formal Name
Calendula arvensis
Alias
カレンデュラ・アルベンシス, field marigold
Habitat
Mediterranean coast
Morph
hardy perennial grass
Comment
Calendula arvensis or Fuyushirazu (scientific name: Calendula arvensis) is native to the Mediterranean coast and is hardy perennial grass of the family Asteraceae. It is a wild grass growing on agricultural land and roadside in the field. It is naturalized in Japan, growing in roadside and grassland in Japan, potted plant is also sold. It is strong, and it is possible to bloom bright yellow flowers one after another for a long period from winter to spring. Flowers are smaller than the annual grass calendula (golden flower) in the same genus. "Genus" "Calendula" is "calendae" in Latin , Species epithet "arvensis" means "cultivated field".
Common name: Calendula arvensis or Fuyushirazu, Scientific name: Calendula arvensis , aka: female quincecens (Princess Gold Flower), Hong Sinska (C. albensis), field marigold, calendula, origin: Mediterranean coast, plant height: 10 to 20 cm, leaf shape: lanceolate shape, flower color: bright yellow, flower diameter: flower diameter: 2 to 3 cm, flowering period: November to May, the following year.
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Calendula
Species
C. arvensis
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Orange, Yellow
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Nov Dec
Height
10  ~ 20  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 3