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Is a genus of flowering plants in the aster family, Asteraceae. are cultivated as ornamental plants.

They are perennial plants growing from red-tipped rhizomes. The plant produces one erect stem usually reaching 40 to 130 centimeters tall, but known to exceed 2 meters at times. It is branching or unbranched and hairy to hairless. Some species have mainly basal leaves, and some have leaves along the stem, as well. Some leaves are borne on petioles, and others are sessile, attached to the stem at their bases.
The flower head is solitary, paired, or in a group of three on the stem.

  • Category Outdoor flowering plants
  • Families Asteraceae
  • Geographical Area of Origin Northern Europe / Continental Europe / Western Asia / Mediterranean Europe
  • Climatic Zones Mediterranean: South and islands, hills. USDA 10 a
  • Habit Herbaceous perennial
  • Leaves Evergreen
  • Colore Foglie Grigio   Verde
  • Flowering Period March / April / May / October / November
  • Flower Pseudanthium
  • Colore Fiori Viola   Rosa   Bianco   Arancione   Rosso   Giallo
  • Favorite soil Sub-acid / medium acid / Middle-Dough / Medium soil
  • Water needs Medium
  • Light Exposure Medium shade / Half shade / Full light / Full sun
  • Form Grown as shrub / bush
  • Colore Frutti Marrone
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