Callisia gentlei var. elegans

Callisia gentlei var. elegans (Alexander ex H.E.Moore) D.R.Hunt, Kew Bull. 41: 411 1986. (Syn: Callisia elegans Alexander ex H.E.Moore);      Requesting ID of this ornamental species – Jijamata Udyan Flower Show, Mumbai – Feb 2014 :: 04JUL14 :: ARK-07 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3). Requesting to please ID this ornamental captured […]

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Callisia repens

Callisia repens (Jacq.) L., Sp. Pl. ed. 2 62 1762. (Syn: Callisia repens var. ciliata Roem. & Schult.; Callisia repens var. mandonii (Hassk.) C.B.Clarke; Commelina hexandra var. mandonii Hassk.; Hapalanthus repens Jacq.; Spironema robbinsii C.Wright; Tradescantia callisia Sw.);     Commeninales and Zingiberales week : Commelinacea: Callisia repens: Callisia repens (Jacq.) Linn. Sp. Pl., ed. […]

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Callisia fragrans

Callisia fragrans (Lindl.) Woodson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 29: 154 1942. (syn. Rectanthera fragrans (Lindl.) O.Deg.; Spironema fragrans Lindl.; Spironema orthandrum Lindb.);   Herbs, perennial, robust, stoloniferous. Stems ascending, bromeliadlike, to 1 m. Leaves spirally arranged; blade oblong to lanceolate-oblong, 15–30 ´ 2.5–5cm (distal leaf blades much narrower than sheaths when sheaths opened, flattened), apex […]

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