Known Hazards. None known. Botanical References. Range. Tropical Africa – Sierra Leone to Ethiopia, south to Angola, Zimbabwe and Mozambique. Habitat. Abstract. Although little is known about Dissotis rotundifolia, it is a species with great potential for ornamental use in the Southeast and as a. Welcome to the famous Dave’s Garden website. Join our friendly community that shares tips and ideas for gardens, along with seeds and plants.

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Checklist of the vascular plants of Pohnpei with local names and uses. Picture taken approximately four months after plant was potted up from a cutting. Heterozygosity is an advantage if the crop is being bred to improve a quantitative trait, such as number of flowers, rate of growth, size of flowers, and some types of disease resistance Stillwell et al.

The stalks of the leaves are as long as 1. Dissotis xissotisor the rock roseis a shrub that occurs in tropical Africa. Ritundifolia 3 Dissotis rotundifolia on the greenhouse bench showing creeping growth habit. The flowers of Dissotis rotundifolia are solitaryand the stalks of the flowerslike the leaves, are covered with tiny appressed hairs. This page was last edited on 9 Marchat If pollinations are made in dissoti greenhouse, it is not necessary to bag the pollinated flowers.

Rooting should take four to six weeks. Once the seeds have germinated and have at least two true leaves, they may be transferred into individual pots.

Dissoti on Taxonomy and Nomenclature Top of page Melastomatoideae is a large tropical family of plants including genera and about species Stevens, Therefore, it is necessary to evaluate the seeds under a microscope in order to evaluate the number and rotundiffolia of seed personal observation Figure 9 and Antidiarrhoea and toxicological evaluation of the leaf extract of Dissotis rotundifolia Triana Melastomataceae.


Dissotis rotundifolia fruits take one to two months to mature personal observation.

Although diploid plants also exhibit heterosis, the effect may be more pronounced in polyploids, as was shown by a study of diploid and triploid hybrids of maize Auger et al. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting rotundiffolia on the status. The date of introduction of this species is uncertain. Each population should be arranged on the benches in a randomized complete block design in order to minimize environmental effects and other extraneous variability on the plants being crossed Dowdy et al, The rate of fertilization may be gradually increased to ppm after two weeks at 50 ppm.

Heterotis rotundifolia (pink lady)

Cook Islands Natural Heritage Trust. Heterozygosity in Alstroemeria influenced both leaf length and width Han et al.

Leaves ovate to ovate-lanceolate or suborbicular, 1. However, in breeding D. Cuttings should be made, approximately three inches long, and treated with a five-second dip of 1, ppm potassium indolebutyric acid K-IBA. Pollen has also been observed to be dispersed when the plant is shaken by rain or high winds; this occurrence is rare. Both ripened and aborted fruit should be recorded.

Even if larger bees, such as bumble-bees, are used, there is no way to tell which flowers have been pollinated or from which plants the pollen came. Flowers on the Tree of Life. Don Rotundiolia buettneriana Cogn. Summary of Invasiveness Top of page H.

When I bought the plant it was called Heterocentron elegans. National Tropical Botanical Garden, pp. The distribution in this rotundifolai table is based on rotundiffolia the information available.


It covers grass, it covers flower beds, it doesn’t stop. Progeny should also be evaluated to see if they are intermediate to the parents for any trait.

Taxonomic Tree Top of page Domain: Evidence of difficulty in completing normal meiosis was found in a study of allohexaploid wheat by Sears Dissotis species are rotunifolia in the greenhouse unless the nursery facility is in a tropical climate. The larger objects under the microscope are parts of the fruit that was opened.

The effect of autopolyploidy on biomass production in homozygous lines of Brassica rapa and Brassica oleracea. Chemical and sensory comparison of tomatoes pollinated rotundifolis bees and by a pollination wand [electronic resource].

Dissotis rotundifolia

The chromosome number reported for H. Datasheet Heterotis rotundifolia pink lady. Pharmacognostic evaluation of the leaves of Dissotis rotundifolia Triana Melastomataceae. Seedlings are slow-growing for the first several months and grow more quickly thereafter Solt and Wurdack, Once the cuttings are well rooted, they may be potted up into one- or two-gallon pots and placed on the bench in a greenhouse. Also known as Trailing Tibouchina Interspecific hybrids may have to be evaluated on an individual plant basis to assess their ornamental potential.

Maybe this only happens in the tropics. I have mine grwoing on northside of home in shady side yard as a border, among autumn ferns. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawaii. Plants exhibiting polyploidy, especially interspecific hybrids, may be sterile.