Anagallis


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Anagallis

 

a genus of plants of the family Primulaceae. The plants are annual, biennial, or perennial grasses. The generally small and opposite leaves are often sessile. The flowers, which are commonly solitary and axillary, have round or conical blue, red, or white corollas. The fruit is a globose capsule.

There are more than 30 species of Anagallis, distributed in Europe, western Asia, Africa, and South America. The plants have been introduced into North America. One species is encountered in the tropics of both hemispheres. Two species are widespread in the USSR, where they grow primarily as weeds. The pimpernel (A. arvensis) is considered poisonous. Garden varieties, such as the hybrid A. X grandiflora, are cultivated as ornamentals. Sometimes the genus Centunculus, with its single species (C. minimus), is included in the genus Anagallis.

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Hispidus + en 4; Saponaria officinalis 1 en 6; Serapias lingua y Anagallis arvense + en 8; Juncus bufonius + en 10; Tamus communis 1, Brachypodium sylvaticum 2, Origanum virens, Arum italicum y Leucojum trichophyllum + en 12; Typha domingensis y Trifolium campestre +, Trisetum flavescens 1 en 13.
Characteristics: Isolepis pseudosetacea 3, Isolepis cernua 3, Kickxia cirrhosa 2, Solenopsis laurentia 2, Juncus pygmaeus 2, Juncus capitatus 2, Juncus bufonius 2, Chaetopogon fasciculatus 1, Hypericum humifusum 1, Cicendia filiformis 1, Exaculum pusillum 1, Illecebrum verticillatum 1; Companions: Pinguicula lusitanica 3, Sagina apetala 2, Serapias strictiflora 2, Anagallis arvensis 1, Scilla monophyllos 1, Ranunculus trilobus 1, Lotus hispidus 1, Serapias perez-chiscanoi 1, Dipcadi serotinum +, Hypochoeris radicata +, Pulicaria odora +.