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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
  • Habit Herbaceous perennial
  • Climatic Zones Mediterranean USDA 10
  • Leaves Foglia Persistente
  • Flower Pseudanthium
  • Geographical Area of Origin Northern Europe Western Asia Mediterranean Europe
  • Flowering and Fruiting Period November October May April March
  • Form Grown as shrub
  • Color Flower / Leaves / Fruits Multicolor
  • Favorite soil Neutral Middle-Dough
  • Water needs Medium
  • Light Exposure Full light Medium shade
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