Tithonia diversifolia

Tree Marigold, Mexican Tournesol, Mexican Sunflower Tithonia diversifolia is native to Central America and has been introduced as an ornamental to other regions where it is now native. It grows perennially and can reach a height of up to three meters. I shot the plants shown here in the Malaga Botanical Gardens (Spain), where they […]

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Kleinia neriifolia

Canary Islands Candle Plant, Candle Plant Kleinia neriifolia is a succulent shrub that can reach a height of three meters and is native to the Canary Islands. Characteristics & Description Height, habit: Up to 3 meters, succulent shrub Life cycle: Perennial Poisonous: Yes, all parts of the plant are slightly poisonous. Origin: Canary Islands USDA […]

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Eriocephalus africanus

Wild Rosemary, Kapok Bush, Cape Snow Bush Eriocephalus africanus is an evergreen shrub native to South Africa and can reach a height of up to 50 centimetres. Its white inflorescences can be seen from summer to fall. Characteristics & Description Height, habit: 20 to 50 centimeters, shrub Life cycle: Perennial Poisonous: No, can be used […]

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Scorzoneroides autumnalis

Autumn hawkbit, fall dandelion The flower shoots of Scorzoneroides autumnalis can grow up to 50 centimeters high. The flowering period of the perennial plant can last from July to September in Central Europe. Characteristics & Description Height, habit: 10 to 50 centimeters, herbaceous plant Life cycle: Perennial Poisonous: No Origin: Asia (Siberia), Europe, as an […]

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