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Pink florist cineraria

Pericallis x hybrida


Colorful cinerarias flowers last around a month in Uruguay. According to wikipedia: "It originated as a hybrid between Pericallis cruenta and P. lanata, both natives of the Canary Islands. The hybrid was first developed in the British royal gardens in 1777. It was originally known as Cineraria x hybrida, but the genus Cineraria is now restricted to a group of South African species, with the Canary Island species being transferred to the genus Pericallis; some botanists also treat it in a broad view of the large and widespread genus Senecio. Some varieties are sold under the trade name Senetti."

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Spotted on Sep 2, 2012
Submitted on Sep 2, 2012

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