Coneflowers/ Echinacea

Coneflowers/ エキナセア
Coneflowers/ エキナセア

学名/ Botanical name : Echinacea

シノニム/ Synonym : Brauneria, Helichroa

英名/ English name :  Coneflowers

別名/ Alternative English name: Echinacea

日本名/ Japanese name: エキナセア

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name:ムラサキバレンギク属

タイ語名/ Thai name: Echinacea

原産地/ Original : eastern and central North America

なお、以前は代表的なムラサキバレンギク(Echinacea purpurea)が紫色なのに対し、ルドベキアが橙・黄色なので簡単に見分けられましたが、黄色いEchinacea paradoxaをはじめ色々な花色があるので、花色だけで見分けるのは難しくなっています。

They have large, showy heads of composite flowers, blooming from early to late summer.The common name “cone flower” comes from the characteristic center “cone” at the center of the flower head. The generic name Echinacea is rooted in the Greek word ἐχῖνος (echinos), meaning hedgehog,it references the spiky appearance and feel of the flower heads.

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Echinacea purpurea/  Purple coneflower/  ムラサキバレンギク

学名/ Botanical name : Echinacea purpurea 

シノニム/ Synonym : Brauneria purpurea, Echinacea intermedia, Echinacea speciosa, Helichroa purpurea, Rudbeckia purpurea

英名/ English name : Purple coneflower

別名/ Alternative English name: eastern purple coneflower,  hedgehog coneflower

日本名/ Japanese name: ムラサキバレンギク

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name: エキナセア

原産地/ Original : eastern North America


It is a typical sprecies of Echinacea. Its cone-shaped flowering heads are usually, but not always, purple in the wild.

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Echinacea paradoxa/  Yellow coneflower/ エキナセア パラドクサ

学名/ Botanical name :Echinacea paradoxa

シノニム/ Synonym : Brauneria paradoxa, Echinacea atrorubens var. paradoxa, Echinacea atrorubens var. neglecta

英名/ English name :  Yellow coneflower

別名/ Alternative English name: Bush’s purple coneflower

日本名/ Japanese name: エキナセア パラドクサ

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name: イエローコーンフラワー

原産地/ Original : North America 


This is the only species in the genus Echinacea to have yellow flowers instead of the usual purple flowers. One plant can produce several flower heads, each with white, pink, or yellow ray florets and pink or yellow disc florets.


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Echinacea tennesseensis/ Tennessee coneflower/ テネシーコーンフラワー

学名/ Botanical name : Echinacea tennesseensis

シノニム/ Synonym : Brauneria tennesseensis, Echinacea angustifolia var. tennesseensis, Echinacea pallida var. tennesseensis

English common name :  Tennessee coneflower

Alternative English name: Tennessee purple coneflower

日本名 和名: テネシーコーンフラワー

日本名別名: エキナケアテネシエンシス

原産地/ Original : Tennessee


The flowers are produced in a flowerhead up to 8 cm broad, with a ring of purple ray florets surrounding the brown disc florets.



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Other Echinaceaその他のエキナセア


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