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  Eryngium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Eryngium is a genus of about 230 species of annuals and perennials with hairless and usually spiny leaves, and dome-shaped umbels of flowers resembling those of thistles.
Eryngium maritimum is a perennial plant native to Europe and often found on sea shores.
The roots, such as of Eryngium yuccifolium and Eryngium maritimum, are potent inflammation modulators and may have other properties.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Eryngium   (324 words)

  
 Eryngium proteiflorum at Digging Dog Nursery |
Excellent in fresh or dried arrangements, the flowers are borne on tall, branching stems, and the terminal blooms hold their color while lateral flowers develop, until the entire stem is covered with mature blossoms.
Eryngiums love well drained soil in the open sun, and are an arresting addition to the mixed border, especially when planted amidst Rudbeckia, the Achilleas, and grasses.
An interesting combination of the prehistoric and the refined, this evergreen Eryngium is known for its large-coned, luminous flowers.
www.diggingdog.com /pages2/plantpages.php/P-1179   (229 words)

  
 Eryngium ovinum synonym E. rostratum - Growing Native Plants
The genus Eryngium has approximately 230 species in tropical and temperate parts of the world, but only four or five are endemic to Australia.
Eryngium is a member of the Apiaceae family, the carrot and the Australian Flannel Flower (Actinotus helianthi) being familiar members of the same family.
Eryngium ovinum is a perennial herb, which dies down during autumn and emerges in late winter to flower in summer.
www.anbg.gov.au /gnp/gnp11/eryngium-ovinum.html   (400 words)

  
 Eryngium cuneifolium Species Account, Plant Ecology Lab, Archbold Biological Station, 12 July 2002, Fred E. Lohrer.
Distribution: Wedgeleaf eryngium is endemic to the southern tip of the Lake Wales Ridge, found only in the southern half of Highlands County.
The demography of wedgeleaf Eryngium is negatively affected by nearby Florida rosemary shrubs.
Evaluating population viability with fire in Eryngium cuneifolium: deciphering a decade of demographic data.
www.archbold-station.org /abs/plantspp/erycunsppacc.htm   (1034 words)

  
 Thursday's Plant -- Eryngium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Eryngium planum has steel-blue color, with free-flowering masses of 1-inch blooms.
Eryngium are not true thistles, but one look at this plant will tell you how it earned its common name.
Eryngium dries well on its stalks, making it a popular cut flower.
www.greenbeam.com /features/plant080398.stm   (435 words)

  
 KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases: Search results   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Eryngium fontanum A.E. Holland et E.J. Thompson, (Apiaceae), a new species from central Queensland.
Rod Eryngium L. (Apiaceae) v Zakavkaz'e, Srednei Azii, Irane i Afganistane.
Perdigo MT, Llaurado Miravall A, Llaurado Miravall M. Nueva aportacion al estudio biosistematico del genero Eryngium L. (New contribution to the biosystematic study of the genus Eryngium L.) Lazaroa 6.
www.kew.org /kbd/advancedsearch.do?keywords=Eryngium   (295 words)

  
 Eryngium or Sea Holly at Digging Dog | Eryngium giganteum, Eryngium planum, Eryngium proteiflorum, & Eryngium ...
Back in Victorian times, Miss Willmott was so enamored with this Eryngium that she secretly scattered its seeds in other people’s gardens.
The Moroccan Sea Holly is as valuable for its unusual dark and evergreen marbled foliage as for its steel blue flowers set on spiny, silvery bracts atop thick, erect silver-blue stems.
Smaller than other Eryngiums, Eryngium variifolium is well suited for an up-front position in the border, in a rock garden or in a container.
www.diggingdog.com /pages2/eryngium.php   (562 words)

  
 Eryngium: Sea Holly
Eryngium is a strikingly architectural plant of the family Apiaceae that is native to Iran and the Caucasus.
Eryngium is a great dried flower - cut the stems when the bracts are half-open for best results.
Many species of eryngium (commonly named 'eryngo') grow wild throughout the U.S. Maps showing states where each species is found can be viewed at www.plants.usda.gov.
www.colostate.edu /Depts/CoopExt/4DMG/Flowers/Perenls/seaholly.htm   (397 words)

  
 Eryngium amethystinum
The flowers appear in mid summer and remain effective until fall.
Eryngium amethystinum is a drought tolerant perennial that requires good drainage.
It looks very striking when contrasted with the narrow foliage of ornamental grasses.
www.dianeseeds.com /eryngium-amethystinum.html   (93 words)

  
 Eryngium foetidum - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Eryngium foetidum (also known as Bhandhanya, Chandon benit, Culantro, Fitweed, Long coriander, Mexican coriander, Wild coriander, Recao, Spiritweed, Ngò gai, Sawtooth, and Saw-leaf herb), is a tropical perennial and annual herb in the family Apiaceae.
Medicinally, the leaves and roots are used in tea to stimulate appetite, improve digestion, combat colic, soothe stomach pains, eliminate gases and as an aphrodisiac.
Mexican Coriander (Eryngium foetidum L.) page Information on the various common names of "Long Coriander" and cultivation tips.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Eryngium_foetidum   (237 words)

  
 Eryngium amethystinum, Eryngium bourgatii, Eryngium giganteum, Eryngium leavenworthii, and Eryngium maritimum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Eryngium amethystinum features metallic amethyst stems and flowers.
Eryngium leavenworthii is nothing short of fantastic with its metallic purple stems and flowers.
Eryngium maritimum features pale blue flowers and is the true sea holly.
tomclothier.hort.net /album/eryngium.htm   (90 words)

  
 Native Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake Master potted plant & seed, button snakeroot
Seedlings have not been noted spreading from original plantings, or if they do spread, the rate of spread is not alarming.
The map below shows areas where native Eryngium yuccifolium Rattlesnake Master plants grow wild but it can be planted and will grow over a much wider area than shown.
Eryngium yuccifolium Rattle snake Master plant distribution map complements of USDA, NRCS.
www.easywildflowers.com /quality/ery.yucci.htm   (782 words)

  
 Digital Flora of Texas Vascular Plant Image Library query results: Eryngium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Apiaceae: Eryngium amethystinum - Cultivated, from Univ. Wash.
Apiaceae: Eryngium integrifolium - Native, from Engeling WMA, TX.
Apiaceae: Eryngium maritimum from Otto Wilhelm Thomé's - Flora von Deutschland Österreich und der Schweiz (1885 - 1905)
www.csdl.tamu.edu /FLORA/cgi/gallery_query?q=Eryngium   (560 words)

  
 bigEastern.com - Edge of the Prairie - Species; Eryngium yuccifolium
Rattlesnake master is one of the signature species of the tall grass prairie, and in sand country it is generally found in more mesic, fl sand situations.
Eryngium yuccifolium on the Mallorn Computing web site includes some suggestions for landscape uses for this distinctive plant.
Spinn Prairie Nature Preserve, a TNC project in White County, Indiana has a population of Rattlesnake Masters.
www.bigeastern.com /eotp/eryngium_yuccifolium.htm   (254 words)

  
 ERYNGIUM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Many are tough and easily grown, given a variety of exposures, soils and watering regimes.
alpinum is the great spectacle among the eryngiums.
It first emerges in spring with crowns of large, shiny, roughly heart-shaped leaves.
www.suncrestnurseries.com /descript/eryngium.html   (430 words)

  
 Dunn Gardens - Eryngium 'Sapphire Blue'
Eryngium 'Sapphire Blue' is a hybrid form of Sea Holly, which is native in both the Old World and New World.
This form is a hybrid from plants native in Europe, as the New World plants don't have blue flowers.
Beware of Eryngium planum which we have found to be a horrible weed in Northwest.
www.dunngardens.org /summer/eryngium_sapphire_blue.html   (121 words)

  
 Eryngium foetidum (Apiaceae) - HEAR species info   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Information on Eryngium foetidum as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).
Nomenclatural information about Eryngium foetidum is provided by ITIS.
The Global Compendium of Weeds: Eryngium foetidum L. The Global Compendium of Weeds provides worldwide citations of potential weediness of Eryngium foetidum.
www.hear.org /species/eryngium_foetidum   (252 words)

  
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Flowering all summer, it creates an impressive ground cover plant for the border or rock garden.
The largest flowering sea holly, with charming, non prickly, laced blooms of long lasting cool, gun metal blue flowers on stout blue stems.
A highly ornate border plant with heart-shaped basal foliage from which rise stems of many decorative steel-blue cones surrounded by a collar of prickly, scalloped leaves.
seeds.thompson-morgan.com /us/en/list/full-index/e/3?SA=1303   (549 words)

  
 Ion Exchange - Eryngium yuccifolium - Rattlesnake Master
Ion Exchange - Eryngium yuccifolium - Rattlesnake Master
Eryngium from the Greek word for "a prickly plant" and yuccifolium from the Greek word for yucca leaves.
Found throughout the Tallgrass Region on wet or dry prairies and prairie remnants.
www.ionxchange.com /species_pages/e/eryngium_yuccifolium.html   (172 words)

  
 PLANTS Profile for Eryngium yuccifolium (button eryngo) | USDA PLANTS
Click on a thumbnail to view an image, or see all the Eryngium thumbnails at the PLANTS Gallery
See county distributions for the following states by clicking on them below or on the map.
View 89 genera in Apiaceae, 35 species in Eryngium or click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles.
plants.usda.gov /java/profile?symbol=ERYU   (255 words)

  
 Bluestone Perennials, Inc -- ERYNGIUM Planum
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ERYNGIUM PLANUM Flat Sea Holly - Medium 24-36" - Plant 20" apart.
Low clumps of broad leaves give rise to blue stems, bracts and flowers.
www.bluestoneperennials.com /b/bp/ERPLS.html   (103 words)

  
 Eryngium Aquaticum - Homeopathic Remedies
The following are the strongest indications of Eryngium Aquaticum for its use in homeopathy.
Please remember though, this homeopathy materia medica is provided for information only; it is not intended as a substitute for medical advice, nor as a claim for the effectiveness of Eryngium Aquaticum in treating any of the symptoms below.
If symptoms persist, seek professional medical advice - minor symptoms can often be a sign of a more serious underlying condition.
www.abchomeopathy.com /r.php/Ery-a   (148 words)

  
 Eryngium aquaticum
This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
Read about all the eryngium species in our garden
Seed for this plant is included on my seed trade list
www.robsplants.com /plants/EryngAquat.php?st=3   (191 words)

  
 Eryngium - French-English Dictionary WordReference.com
We found no French translation for 'Eryngium' in our English to French Dictionary.
Look for a definition in our English Dictionary.
Or did you want to translate 'Eryngium' from French to English?
www.wordreference.com /enfr/Eryngium   (49 words)

  
 NatureServe Explorer Species Index: Genus Eryngium   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
AL, DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, MS, NC, NJ, NY, PA, SC, VA Eryngium aquaticum var.
AL, AR, CT, FL, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NJ, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA, WI Eryngium yuccifolium var.
AL, AR, FL, GA, LA, MS, NC, OK, SC, TX Eryngium yuccifolium var.
www.natureserve.org /explorer/speciesIndex/Genus_Eryngium_108586_1.htm   (944 words)

  
 PLANTS Profile for Eryngium aquaticum var. aquaticum (rattlesnakemaster) | USDA PLANTS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada
See all the Eryngium thumbnails at the PLANTS Gallery
View 89 genera in Apiaceae, 35 species in Eryngium, 2 varieties in Eryngium aquaticum L. Classification:
plants.usda.gov /java/profile?symbol=ERAQA   (157 words)

  
 Nearctica - Eastern Wildflowers - Apiaceae - Rattlesnake Master (Eryngium aquaticum)
Nearctica - Eastern Wildflowers - Apiaceae - Rattlesnake Master (Eryngium aquaticum)
Color Photograph: NRCS Plants Database, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Rattlesnake Master, however, is aquatic, the leaf venation is not parallel to the mid-rib, and the flowerhead bracts are divided into three parts.
www.nearctica.com /flowers/apium/Eaquat.htm   (156 words)

  
 Order Sea Holly, Eryngium campestre, Herb Seeds
Dried root tea good for chronic nervousness, kidney problems
ERYNGIUM CAMPESTRE (Eryngo) Grown for its roots which are both edible and medicinal.
Fleshy roots, dug in autumn and boiled and roasted, taste like chestnuts.
www.sandmountainherbs.com /sea_holly.html   (218 words)

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