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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Cocdinea powdered leaves are also applied to sores. Citation in news articles. Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea x – k flickr. Inflorescence a terminal head, 1—6 together in corymbs; involucral bracts 8— 13 — Tassel Flower, Scarlet tasselflower.

There are book citations related to Emilia coccinea Sims G. Vegetatively it resembles species of Sonchus but it can be distinguished by its solid stems and the absence of milky sap.

QR Codes are barcodes that can be read by mobile phone smartphone cameras. Jeffrey from West Africa. Fresh leaf juice, methanolic and aqueous extracts of Emilia sonchifolia L.


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.

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Kew Bulletin 52 1: Erect annual herb up to cm tall; stem pubescent in lower part, glabrous in upper part, or rarely glabrous throughout.

Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf. Emilia coccinea Sims G. In Tanzania leaves are chopped and cooked alone or with pulses such as peas and beans. Roots or leaves are boiled and the decoction is used to treat syphilis. Plants For A Future can not coccineea any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants.

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Emilia coccinea (Sims)

It cannot grow in the shade. A revision of the large-headed Emilia species of Africa. Care Grow in well-drained soil in full sun. Emilia coccinea Emilia coccinea Scarlet Magic x – 6k – jpg www.

Citation in web searches. Emilia is closely related to Senecio. In eastern Africa it is found in dry areas up to m altitude.

Plants Profile for Emilia coccinea (scarlet tasselflower)

Year ISBN Description Excellent range of photographs, some cultivation details but very little information on plant uses.

There are 1 news article citations related to Emilia coccinea Sims G. About 50 species are found in Africa, and several of these have become naturalized in the Americas.

It prefers dry or moist soil. What is Emilia coccinea Sims G. The flowers cluster at the top of wiry stems that rise from a basal rosette of blue-green leaves.