dwarf goldfish grass

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    dwarf goldfish grass @ Kyoto Botanical Garden

Basic information

Flower Name
dwarf goldfish grass
Formal Name
Chaenorrhinum origanifolium
Alias
Dwarf Snapdragon, Chaenorrhinum
Habitat
Horticultural varieties on high mountain native to southern Europe
Morph
Cold grass green for many years

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What is dwarf goldfish grass

Dwarf goldfish grass (Scientific name: Chaenorrhinum origanifolium) is native to Southern Europe, crawl-resistant cold tolerant evergreen perennials of the family Psyllidae family Caenorinum. It is a so-called dwarf goldfish grass, a plant variety of low-height planthopper. 'Summer sky' (Scientific name: Chaenorrhinum origanifolium 'Summer Skies') put a lot of flowers like small goldfish grass in spring to early summer. The flower is a tubular flower with petals coalesced, the tip is split in five and has a lip shape. The petal color is purple and the central base is white. Flowers are small and not very noticeable, but they are strong. It branches off and is used for potted plants and fishing.

Common name: Dwarf goldfish grass , Scientific name: Chaenorrhinum origanifolium, aka: Dwarf Snapdragon, Chaenorrhinum origanifolium, Caenorrhinum origanifolium, Caenolinum, Chaenorinum, origin: garden cultivar , Southern Europe, environment: rocky, life type: semi-cold-resistant perennials, plant length: 10 to 20 cm, width: 20 to 60 cm, leaf quality: wall thickness, leaf color: Green, leaf blade: 2 cm, leaf shape: elliptical, leaf order: birth place, where flowers come out: axillary, bilaterally symmetrical flower, flower size: 1 cm, flower shape: cylindrical flower with petals coalesced, tip 5 Flower color: blue, white, pink color, flowering period: April to July (spring falling season), August to September (spring sowing), use: ground cover, flowerbeds, freshly planted, potted plant, container, rock garden, Edge of the flower bed.

Detailed information

Order
Lamiales
Family
Plantaginaceae
Genus
Chaenorhinum
Species
C. origanifolium 'Summer Skies'
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
cultivated variety Botanic garden
Color
Pink, Blue, Violet, White
Season
AprMayJunJulAugSep
Height
10 ~ 20 [cm]
Diameter
1 ~ 1

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