Of the species not possessing the highest IVI values, Mollugo verticilata, Panicum tricoides, Phyllanthus niruri, Alternanthera tenella and Cleome
diffusa were important in the community because of their high density and/or frequency, indicating that these species are numerous and have a more even spatial distribution in the crystalline area (Table 1).
Another one that never fails to return is Cleome
hassleriana with globes of spidery flowers coloured pink and white with a delicate perfume.
Warm or cool Carnation Dianthus caryophyllus Cool Celosia Celosia argenteas Warm Cleome
, spider Cleome
hasselrana Warm flower Cosmos Cosmos bipinnatus Warm Cuphea Cuphea spp.
Species Division Class Subclass 1 Cleome
Spermatophyta Angiospermae Dicots.
John's wort, violet, cleome
(spider flower), mustard, heath, and primrose.
The first place prize; a composition of oakleaf hydrangea with ornamental grasses, 'Autumn Joy" sedum and cleome
and yellow-twig dogwood, was designed Manhattan resident Denisha Williams.
A list of plants in the garden in 1829 includes tender acacias and caesalpinia, '10 or 12 Cistuses' and bulbs, while 'the most curious thing in the greenhouse' was an annual, Cleome
pentaphylla, collected by his cousin Kit in Greece 'under the obelisk of Heliopolis'.
I find myself engaging in conversation with strangers whose gardens I admire and often coming away with a handful of seeds to propagate myself: cleome
, or cat's whiskers; rudbeckia, or black-eyed Susan; salvia, both red and blue; gallardia, the gorgeous purple daisy-like flowers; clary sage and garden sage; basil and calendula and pot marigold; all sorts of minds and lambsears and poppies and hollyhocks and lemon balm .
In South Dakota two weeks later, August 29, Lewis paused to collect one of his final specimens, the pink cleome
Catalpa, Celosia orgentea, Celosia plumose Apricot Brandy, Chaenomeley Cleome
, Convallaria, Cotinus, Caladium, Cosmos, Chaemycyparis pisifera Tilifera Aurea; Chasmanthium, Dicentra, Dahlia, Echinacea, Eryngium, Euphorbia pulcherrima, Euonymus fortunei Ivory Jade, Forsythia, Fagus, Gomphrena, Gladiolus, Hemerocallis, Helleborus, Hydrangea quercifolia, Hydrangea paniculata Tardiva, Heliotropium, Hosta, Heuchera micrantha 'Palace Purple, Flex opera, Hex aerticellata, Holkwitzia, Lavandula, Leucanthemum, Leucadendron, Larix, Liriope spicata, Magnolia grandiflora, Mertensia, Malus sp.
The spider flower, Cleome
spinosa, is an annual that is regularly used as a bedding plant in warmer climes.
I've watched hummers hover around brightly colored flowers, such as red salvia, canna lily, cleome
, butterfly bushes, zinnia, daylily, and hosta plantain lily.