Scientific Name - Campanula spicata
Popular names - Campanula Spiga, Klasasta zvoncica.
Distribution and Habitat - grows on limestone rocks, rape, at 400-2500 m altitude, endemic species in the Alps.
Description - herbaceous biennial or perennial. Simple stem, 40-100 cm tall, ruvida, patent hairs, 1-1.5 mm long. Lower leaves linear-spatulate, 1-1.5 x 8-15 cm stalks ¼ of the batter, needle, leaf caulinare Sesi, the semiaplexicaule. Flowers numerous, blue-purple, Sesi, the apical spikes, bracts triangular, 1 x 2-5 cm, calyx tube 3 mm, linear lobes 2 x 5 mm 12 mm Corola tube, lobes 8 mm. Blooms in July-August. Capsule conical fruit, wood.
Properties and Uses - rocarii cultivated as ornamental species.
Allium schoenoprasum is used as an ornamental species for borders or pots.
Leaves eaten cooked or raw with oil and fish. Leaves used like raw onions or garlic in a salad.
Saponaria officinalis - perennial species, rhizome cylindrical, highly branched, crawler, with sterile and fertile shoots. Originally from Europe and Asia, growing on the river, along fences, roads and crops edges.
Bush or undergrowth, 30-60 cm. Leaves petiolate, oblong-elliptic, entire, 25-30 x 7-10 cm, spiny-toothed, crenate or sinuous lobate, grooved records and white ribs. Blossom terminal or axillary, pyramidal spike. Flowers Sesi, yellow bractei large to ovata lanceolata. Calyx 8-10 mm. Corola yellow, 3.8-5 cm, corolla tube 3-3.5 cm, upper petal is erect, about 8 mm, biloba, lower petal is tri-lobate
Chimonanthus praecox (L.) Link
Chimonanthus praecox - native species of China. Linnaeus described this species as the variety, as the Calycanthus praecox. In 1819 Lindley introduced a new kind Chimonanthus.
Deciduu shrub, 2-5 m high. Leaves opposite, entire, ovat-lanceolata, 7-20 cm long, thin, green, rough upper part, becoming yellow in autumn.
Spartium junceum - native to the Canary Islands and Mediterranean Basin, grows in arid places, ground limestone, from plain to 600-2000 m, in association with Quercus pubescens, Quercus ilex, Fraxinus ornus, Cotinus coggygria.
Leycesteria formosa Wall.
Leycesteria formosa, originating from the Himalayas and southwestern China. The species cultivated as ornamental gardens.
Saxifraga squarrosa - endemic sub-species of sub-Eastern Alps, grows on limestone rocks and debris, from 1200 m to 2500 m altitude.