Flower Database

Nertera granadensis

Basic information
Flower Name
Nertera granadensis
Formal Name
Nertera granadensis
Alias
苔珊瑚, 玉綴り, coral bead plant, pin-cushion plant, coral moss, Nertera
Habitat
Malaysia, Taiwan, Australia, South America, and Hawaii
Morph
semi-perishable, fertile, and evergreen perennial plant
Comment
Nertera granadensis or Commonly called as Florists' cyclamen , Persian cyclamen (Scientific name: Nartera granadensis) is native to Malaysia, Taiwan, Australia, South America, and Hawaii. It is a semi-perishable, fertile, and evergreen perennial plant of the Rubiaceae family. The stem length is about 30 cm, however it is sore, so the plant height is only about 5 cm.
In spring to summer, it blooms a sober small flower with white to pale green funnel-like five-tipped tip. In the late spring and early winter, a lot of small red spherical (some horticultural varieties are yellow and white) small spherical berries for ornamental purposes.
Common name: Nertera granadensis , Scientific name: Nartera granadensis, aka: Florists' cyclamen, Persian cyclamen, Coral bead plant, Pin-cushion plant, Coral moss, Place of Origin: Southern Chile, Northern Argentina, Hawaii, Eastern Australia, Indonesia, Philippines, Taiwan and other Pacific Rim coastal countries, Stem length: 10 - 30 cm, Plant height: 5 cm, Leaf form: Heart-shaped to oval-shaped, phylogeny: alternate, flowering period: April to July, flower diameter: 0.3 cm, flower color: white to pale green, corolla: funnel-shaped, corolla cleft: five, inflorescence: Solitary, Fruit type: berries, fruit diameter: 0.3 to 0.7 cm, fruit color: red, fruit gardening variety color: yellow / white, fruiting stage: May to December, nucleus: 2 pieces, application: ornamental plant, potted plant.
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Rubiaceae
Genus
Nertera
Species
N. granadensis
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Cordate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Pot flower
Color
Green, White
Season
Apr May Jun Jul
Height
5  ~ 5  [cm]
Diameter
0.3  ~ 0.5