Emilia coccinea is a ANNUAL growing to m (2ft) by m (1ft in). It is hardy to zone (UK) 9 and is frost tender. It is in flower from July to October, and the. Emilia coccinea. em-EE-lee-ah kok-SIN-ee-ah Audio. A captivating little plant for the front of the border, tassel flower produces small, scarlet-orange pompons. Latin Name: Emilia coccinea. Category: SEEDS. Seeds Per Packet: Little tufted paintbrush blossoms dance on the tops of curvy stems, weaving in and.

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Erect annual herb up to cm tall; stem pubescent in lower part, glabrous in upper part, or rarely glabrous throughout. Readable yet also very detailed. The use of Emilia coccinea as a vegetable is reported from Kenya, Tanzania and Malawi. You can translate the content of this page by selecting a language in the select box.

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Flowering plant Photograph by: Double Check Are you sure you want to delete your notes for this recipe? The roots are used to treat colic in babies in Tanzania and as a chest medicine in Kenya.

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Comments Log in or create an account to post a comment. Plants are not frost hardy, but succeed outdoors in Britain as a spring-sown annual[]. Search our database of Plants. Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea x – 9k – gif www.

Emilia coccinea Tassel Flower, Scarlet tasselflower PFAF Plant Database

All plant pages have their own unique code. The ranges of Emilia lisowskiana and Emilia coccinea overlap in DR Congo, Angola and Zambia but are separated ecologically, those of Emilia praetermissa and Emilia coccinea do not overlap although both occur in DR Congo.

Technical Handbook No Emi,ia 50 species are found in Africa, and several of these have become naturalized in the Americas. This is a QR code short for Quick Response which gives fast-track access to our website pages. Emilia comprises about species and is indigenous in the Old World tropics.

West African Plants – A Photo Guide – Emilia coccinea (Sims)

Coccineaa have to be approved before they are shown here. Cupid’s paint brush x – 55k – jpg cavehill. An easily grown plant[1], succeeding in most well-drained soils in a sunny position[]. Summer Plant Seasonal Interest: Double Check Do you really want to delete the list,?

Emilia coccinea

We are currently updating this section. Plants For A Future can not take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. Emilia lisowskiana and Emilia praetermissa Milne-Redh. Flowers bisexual, regular, 5-merous; corolla tubular, 5—9.


Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea Tassel flower, Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd.

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Slugs can be a problem with this plant in a wet spring[]. Noteworthy Characteristics These annuals from the tropics can withstand high heat and humidity. As an ornamental it can be multiplied by cuttings, but emilix more commonly grown from seed.

Tassel Flower, Scarlet tasselflower. Emilia coccinea is a weed of roadsides, waste places and fallow land. Somewhat outdated, it has been replaced in by a new dictionary see [ ].

Some information rmilia be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can. Kew Bulletin 52 1: This feature has been temporarily disabled during the beta site preview. There are book citations related to Emilia coccinea Sims G. Dried powdered leaves are also applied to sores.

Crushed green leaves are used to treat wounds, sores and sinusitis. They are drought tolerant once established[].