Flower Database

Everlasting flower

Basic information
Flower Name
Everlasting flower
Formal Name
Xeranthemum annuum
Alias
Xeranthemum, Everlasting flower, キセランセマム・アンヌム
Habitat
Southern Europe
Morph
annual grass
Comment
Xeranthemum annuum (Scientific name: Xeranthemum annuum) is native to Europe and is an annual grass of the Asteraceae family.
It looks like a flower is total bract leaf and it is glassy so it looks like a dry flower. The color of flowers (total bract fragments) is white, pink, purple.
The real flower is a stick in the center of the flower.
Common name: Xeranthemum, Scientific name: Xeranthemum annuum (Compositae),
aka: Tokiwa bana, Xeransemum · Annum, everlasting flower
Origin: Southern Europe, Plant height: 30 to 80 cm, leaf order: alternate, leaf shape: lanceolate shape,
stem and leaf color: silver white appearance due to white fluff, radial symmetrical flower, inflorescence: head flower,
flowering period: April to June, flower diameter : 3 to 5 cm, flowers (Actually, the total bracts) Color: white, pink, purple,
flower: stick in the center part, flower blooming method: single, double.
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Xeranthemum
Species
X. annuum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden
Color
Pink, Violet, White
Season
Apr May Jun
Height
30  ~ 80  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 5