Nicandra physalodes

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    Nicandra physalodes @ Yatsugatake medical use botanical garden
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    Nicandra physalodes @ Kiba Park

Basic information

Flower Name
Nicandra physalodes
Formal Name
Nicandra physalodes
Alias
Habitat
Peru
Morph
A year of grass

Comment

What is Nicandra physalodes

Nicandra physalodes is an annual grass of the family Solanaceae, genus Nicandra native to Peru. From summer to fall bloom pale blue flowers. Real has a form of crucifers. Could not eat a poisonous plant because is used as cut flowers or dried flowers. In addition, because it smells like flies (bots) to eucalyptus (Eucaly) and fatsia japonica (yatsude) like the trash will be planted near the bin or toilet.Giant Centenary Garden variety, crohoski (black ground cherry ).

Common name: Nicandra physalodes, scientific name:Nicandra physalodes, aka: Apple of Peru, Shoo-fly plant, origin: Peru, height: 50-100 cm, leaf shape: oval to elliptical, leaf length: 5-15 cm, with leaves: alternate, margin: rough saw blades with, rose: Cup-shaped Tip 5 lobed, flower diameter:2.5cm, flower color: light blue, Places flowers, leaf axil, flowering period: July-September, note: poisonous plants.

Detailed information

Order
Solanales
Family
Solanaceae
Genus
Nicandra
Species
N. physalodes
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cupulate
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleetfield
Color
Blue
Season
JulAugSep
Height
50 ~ 100 [cm]
Diameter
2 ~ 2.5

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