Lemon leaf

Gaultheria shallon

  • Lemon leaf
  • Lemon leaf
  • Flower name
    Lemon leaf
  • Scientific name
    Gaultheria shallon
  • Aliasゴーテリア・シャロン, Lemon leaf, Gaultheria shallon, salal, shallon, gaultheria, シャロン, サラール
  • Place of originNorth America
  • Place of floweringCut flowers, flower arrangement
  • Flowering seasonJuly, August

What is Lemon leaf

Lemon leaf , scientific name:Gaultheria shalln, is a North American native, and is an evergreen shrub of the Ericaceae department , of the Gaultheria genus. So, called leafy, the leaves are highly prized. In green leaves, are egg-shaped, serrated, and palmately lobed with branches will. Rub the leaves with lemon and flowers names, also rubs lemon fragrance. From which resembles the shape of a lemon leaf has been named. Cut branches with leaves are used as an accompaniment to the flower bouquet. Racemes in white-bottle type pink Tip 5 deep-lobed flowers, 5-10 numbers. After the flower, the bloated and Calyx tube, lets keep the berries.

Common name: lemon leaf , scientific name:Gaultheria shallon , also known as:salal, shallon, gaultheria, Gaultheria shallon, origin: North America, height: 20-500 cm, leaf: oval, leaf color: green, leaf arrangement: alternate, margin: serrated with, leaf: 5-12 cm and flowers: racemes, Corolla: bottle type,
Flower color: white-with: branches of pink flowers to 5-10, floret length:0.7-1cm, fruit type: liquid fruit, fruit shape: spherical, Berry colors: red-blue, fruit diameter:0.6-1cm, ornamental ending: anniversary


  • Order
    Ericales
  • Family
    Ericaceae
  • Genus
    Gaultheria
  • Species
    G. shallon
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Gross inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Vase-shaped
  • Leaf type
    ovoid
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeEvergreen trees and shrubs
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height20.0 ~ 500.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.6 ~ 0.8 cm

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