Botanical Park of Timisoara Timisoara is on the map since 1936.
It was administered by Horticulture Department in 1959, was an area of 97. 895 sqm in the same year were made rabatele flowers and rare species were introduced as indicated Cana, Cercis siliquastrum, Magnolia stars, Paulownia imperialis and Kobus Magnolia.
In 1991, the garden was managed by University of Agricultural Sciences Oarcea C. Eng, and workforce practice being completed by students from the Faculty of Horticulture.
Current of over 1,000 species remaining 218 plant species and the park has recreational function.
Around the world, botanical gardens and parks are administratively under University and all are cared for students, teachers and foreign volunteers who prefer to spend their free time among plants.
I hope that soon someone will be smart and this wonderful park will resume its function Botanic Parkc.
V. pinch, Radoslav R., C. Oarcea, Z. Oarcea - Timisoara Green - Marineasa, 2005
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew - 250 years of existence
Royal Botanic Gardendale, Kew - celebrates 250 years of existence.
In 1759, William Aiton was appointed to take care of the gardens extend to KEW Princess Augusta.
Cakes by primu
Rice plants resistant to arsenic
Rice is the raw material supply for more than 80% of the world population, although production is declining in Bangladesh, India and parts of East and South Asia, due to toxic levels of arsenic in soil.
Tomato consumption prolongs life
Researchers at the John Innes Center in Norwich, United Kingdom, in collaboration with other European centers participating to the FLORA project, have obtained genetically modified tomatoes rich in anthocyanins, a category of antioxidants belonging to the class of flavonoids. These tomatoes showed a significant protective effect by extending the life of mice.
Types of forests
Classification depends mainly forests position, distance from equator, altitude and climate.
Tropical forests - all year round temperatures are high and precipitation. Tropical moist forests are found near the equator. In tropical forests there is a season of drought. Most trees have crown umbeliforma.