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Daily Archives: November 10, 2020

Iris cycloglossa

Iris cycloglossa

Iris cycloglossa is from the Iridaceae family of plants. cycloglossa in greek refers to tongues arranged in a circle. It is also known as the Afghani Iris. As the common name suggests it is native to Afghanistan. Iris cycloglossa can grow to 50cm or 20in tall. It flowers in Spring with blue flowers. It was first referred to by Per Erland Berg Wendelbo (1927-1981) a Norwegian botanist. in ‘Biologiske Skrifter‘ ...

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Fatsia japonica

Fatsia japonica

Fatsia japonica is also known as Aralia sieboldii, Fatsi, Paper plant, False Castor Oil Plant, Fig-leaf Palm, Glossy-leaf Paper Plant, or Japanese Aralia. It is part of the Araliaceae family of plants and it is native to Japan, Korea, and Taiwan. It is an evergreen shrub. Fatsia japonica leaves palmately lobed and can get as large as 45cm or in width. Fatsia japonica flowers in autumn. The small white flowers appear ...

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