Flower Database

Alyssum

Basic information
Flower Name
Alyssum
Formal Name
Lobularia maritima
Alias
庭薺, Alyssum, Sweet Alyssum
Habitat
The Mediterranean coast
Morph
crawling and half hardy annual grass
Comment
Alyssum (scientific name: Lobularia maritima) is a crawling and half hardy annual grass of the Brassica family Robbalia native to Mediterranean coastalof small four flower florists gather and cover the ground so it seems like carpets are covered. Flower color has white, red, pink, purple and so on. It is also called Sweet Alyssum because sweet fragrance has flowers. It is useful as a ground cover and a by-player of parasite. Iberis when flowers feel low, It is similar to (Iberis).
Common name: Alyssum, Scientific name: Lobularia maritima, also known as: Lobularia, Sweet Alyssum, Origin: Mediterranean Coast, Environment: Temperate Area, Living Type: Evergreen Annual Grass, Plant Length: 10 to 15 cm, Leaf Shape: Lenticular Form, Leaf Margin: All Edge, Flowering Period : February to June and September - December, inflorescence form:raceme, flower color: white or red, pink, purple, floral diameter: 2 to 5 mm, number of petals: 4, fragrance: y, fruit type: corn , Use: Flower bed, fish planting, ground cover, potted plant, inflorescence diameter: 2 to 3 cm, flowering period: October to next May.
Detailed information
Order
Brassicales
Family
Brassicaceae
Genus
Lobularia
Species
A.maritima
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Pot flower
Color
Red, Pink, Violet, White
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Oct Nov Dec
Height
10  ~ 15  [cm]
Diameter
0.2  ~ 0.5