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Related to Callistephus: vanda, sedum, Heliconia
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Noun1.Callistephus - one species: erect Asiatic herb with large flowers
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
Callistephus chinensis, China aster - valued for their beautiful flowers in a wide range of clear bright colors; grown primarily for cutting
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Samples collection: Some typical plant leaves in hearty growing period were chosed such as Bambusa phyllostachys pubescens, Nelumbo nucifera aertn, Ginkgobiloba Linn, Syringa oblate Linn(Var giraldii), Canna indica Linn(generalis), Calathea zebrine'Humilior', Begonia masoniana, Callistephus chinensis.
Semelhantemente, trabalhando com sementes de Callistephus chinensis Nees, Carneiro (1996) constataram que a temperatura de 25[degrees]C e os substratos papel germitest ou sobre solo arenoso foram responsaveis pelos maiores valores da primeira contagem da germinacao.
99 paperback) is about the Michaelmas daisy types from North America, a huge range from little alpines to tall border plants - not to be confused with the annuals, callistephus or China asters.