Aciphylla monroi

From Hortipedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Hortipedia Commons %LABEL_PRINTING QR Code

Aciphylla monroi Hook.f.

Apiaceae

Life form: perennial

  7

Arrangement: alternate
Leaves:

Shape: not specified

Division: not specified

Shape: six-stellate
Fruit: achene

 

Inflorescence: compound umbel

Petals: not specified
Habit: erect

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Cornidae
Superordo:
Aralianae
Ordo:
Araliales

Aciphylla monroi is a perennial.

Naming

Aciphylla monroi was described by Joseph Dalton Hooker in 1855. The name is considered as validly published.

Taxonomy

Aciphylla monroi is a species in the genus Aciphylla which contains approximately 46 to 47 species and belongs to the family of the Apiaceae (Carrot Family). The type species of the genus is Aciphylla squarrosa.

Characteristics

Growth

Leaves

Aciphylla monroi has alternate leaves.

Flowers and Fruits

Aciphylla monroi produces erect six-stellate flowers that are arranged in compound umbels.

The perennials produce achenes.

Root System

Distribution

Aciphylla monroi is native to to the mountain regions of New Zealand.

Cultivation

The perennials tolerate temperatures down to -18°C (USDA zone 7).

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

Non-commercial Links

es:Aciphylla monroi

This might also interest you

Commercial Links