dwarf goldfish grass
Flower Namedwarf goldfish grass
Formal NameChaenorrhinum origanifolium
AliasDwarf Snapdragon, Chaenorrhinum, 矮性金魚草, 矮性金魚草, カエノリナム・オリガニフォリウム
HabitatHorticultural varieties on high mountain native to southern Europe
MorphCold grass green for many years
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.
SpeciesC. origanifolium 'Summer Skies'
Flower typeZygomorphic Flower
Flower arraySpike Inflorescence
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
Flowering placecultivated variety Botanic garden
ColorPink, Blue, Violet, White
SeasonApr May Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height10 ~ 20 [cm]
Diameter1 ~ 1