Acleisanthes chenopodioides

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Acleisanthes chenopodioides (A.Gray) Standl.

Nyctaginaceae

Life form: perennial

 

Soil: sand - Soil: gritty-sandy - Soil: loam - Soil: sandy loam - Soil: gritty loam - Soil: clay - Soil: sandy clay - Soil: loamy clay

Arrangement: not specified
Leaves:

Shape: not specified

Division: simple

Shape: not specified
Fruit: not specified

 

Inflorescence: not specified

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Caryophyllidae
Superordo:
Caryophyllanae
Ordo:
Caryophyllales

Acleisanthes chenopodioides is a perennial.

Naming

Acleisanthes chenopodioides was already described and the name validly published by Asa Gray. It was Rachel Ann Levin, however, who reclassified it into todays valid botanical systematics in 2002.

Taxonomy

Acleisanthes chenopodioides is a species in the genus Acleisanthes which contains approximately 19 to 21 species and belongs to the family of the Nyctaginaceae (Four o'clock Family).

Characteristics

Growth

Leaves

Acleisanthes chenopodioides has simple leaves.

Flowers and Fruits

Root System

Distribution

Cultivation

The perennials prefer sandy, gritty-sandy, loamy, sandy-loamy, gritty-loamy, clay, sandy clay or loamy clay soil.

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.

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