Callistephus chinensis

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Related to Callistephus chinensis: Delphinium ajacis, Coreopsis tinctoria
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Noun1.Callistephus chinensis - valued for their beautiful flowers in a wide range of clear bright colors; grown primarily for cutting
flower - a plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
Callistephus, genus Callistephus - one species: erect Asiatic herb with large flowers
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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.
What are generally thought of as asters are in fact China asters, Callistephus chinensis, which are half-hardy annuals.