BIOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF SPECIES AGASTACHE FOENICULUM (Pursh) Kuntze

Cristina Firuta MATEI, Marcel Matei DUDA, Anca Eva ARDELEAN

Abstract


Agastache foeniculum (Pursh) Kuntze is native to North America, areas, forests, prairies; Wisconsin to Manitoba, south to Alberta, and Colorado, colored of inflorescences is blue-violat. It is a perennial herbaceous plant, usually with an upright and aromatic leaves. Grows quickly and can reach up to 1.5 m high. Preferably the plant location in sunny places, although partially shade tolerant. Resistant to drought, is found in most land in Australia except the tropics. It is a herbaceous species robust and widespread, with particularly foliage and smell of anise. Are used for tea. It is usually only two or three main stems, each with oval leaves, placed face to face with wax margins, upper surface is smooth and green, while the lower surface is porous. It is a beautiful plant that retains its stature, upright throughout its growth cycle.

Keywords


Agastache foeniculum (Pursh) Kuntze, strain, leaf, inflorescences, calyx.

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