Recent Changes for "Foam Flower" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Foam_FlowerRecent Changes of the page "Foam Flower" on Davis Wiki.en-us Foam Flowerhttp://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower2006-07-15 11:00:25JabberWokkyrfmt, -br <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Foam Flower<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Image(flora_tiarella1.jpg, 480, left, thumbnail)]]<br> - [[Image(flora_tiarella2.jpg, thumbnail)]]<br> - [[Image(flora_tiarella3.jpg, thumbnail)]]<br> - [[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]]<br> - [[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]]<br> - </span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(flora_tiarella1.jpg, 400, right, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> This plant has a high tannin content making it a natural astringent. Native Americans made leaf tea to cure mouth sores and eye ailments. Root tea was used to treat diarrhea, as well as made into a poultice for topical wounds.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> This plant has a high tannin content making it a natural astringent. Native Americans made leaf tea to cure mouth sores and eye ailments. Root tea was used to treat diarrhea, as well as made into a poultice for topical wounds. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 15: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + == ==<br> + <br> + [[Image(flora_tiarella2.jpg, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[Image(flora_tiarella3.jpg, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Foam Flowerhttp://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower2005-04-04 16:30:37AlphaDog <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Foam Flower<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(flora_tiarella1.jpg, 480, left, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[Image(flora_tiarella2.jpg, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[Image(flora_tiarella3.jpg, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]]<br> + [[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]][[BR]]<br> + <br> + <br> + '''Foam Flower''' (Tiarella cordifolia), is one of nearly 700 members of the Saxifragaceae family whose members are native to the moist shady woodlands of North American and eastern Asia; this clump-forming perennial herb blooms from April to June when it reaches its maximum height of 6-12 inches. The genus name Tiarella is derived from the Greek Tiara, a term for a turban worn by ancient Persians and is reminiscent of the shape of the pistil.<br> + <br> + It is an attractive perennial with leafy stems from 6-12 inches high and numerous maple-shaped basal leaves. The basal leaves are up to 12 cm wide and 8 cm long with a heart-shaped base. The upper leaves are similar but smaller with shorter petioles and only 3 lobes. The single or clustered stems are erect or spreading. The inflorescence is an open raceme grouped in a foam-like cluster of tiny starry white or pink flowers. The shallow root system of this plant makes a happy companion of deep rooted plants. Propagation is by division or cuttings.<br> + <br> + This plant has a high tannin content making it a natural astringent. Native Americans made leaf tea to cure mouth sores and eye ailments. Root tea was used to treat diarrhea, as well as made into a poultice for topical wounds. <br> + <br> + For a listing of other plants found growing in Davis, visit our ["Town Flora"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Foam Flowerhttp://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower2005-04-04 16:29:20AlphaDogUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower?action=Files&do=view&target=flora_tiarella3.jpg">flora_tiarella3.jpg</a>.Foam Flowerhttp://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower2005-04-04 16:29:10AlphaDogUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower?action=Files&do=view&target=flora_tiarella2.jpg">flora_tiarella2.jpg</a>.Foam Flowerhttp://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower2005-04-04 16:28:56AlphaDogUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Foam_Flower?action=Files&do=view&target=flora_tiarella1.jpg">flora_tiarella1.jpg</a>.