Scientific Name - Cardamine bulbifera (L.) Crantz
Popular names - branca, coltisor, cinichioară, coralroot, dentaria minore, dentaria bulbifera.
Distribution and Habitat - native to Europe and Asia Minor, it grows on fertile soils, calcareous 200-1800 m altit., In association with Coryllus avellana, Carpinus betulus, Crataegus laevigata, Fraxinus excelsior, Quercus robur, ursinum Allium, Carex pendula , Hyacinthoides non-scripta, Mercurialis perennis, Lamiastrum galeobdolon.
Description - herbaceous species, perennial, with thick fleshy rhizomes. Stems erect, simple, slightly branched, pubescent, 30-70 cm tall. Lower leaves are pinnate, composed of 3-7 leaflets lanceolate, upper leaves are simple, alternate, lanceolate, serrated edge. The upper arm is bulbili pear leaves, at first purple, then black. Flowers hermaphrodite, tetraAmer joined in type terminal inflorescence corymb; calyx consists of four sepals glabra, green-purple, corolla 4-petaled, open, round tip, red-purple, 6 stamens with yellow anthers, superior ovary. Blooms in April-May. Fruit silicva, 20-35 x 2-5 mm. Seeds ellipsoid, dark gray. 2n = 96.
Propagation - by bulbili.
Lysimachia vulgaris - perennial species, herbaceous with underground rhizome widespread in temperate regions of Europe and Asia, grows in wet environments, wetlands, side channels and water courses, from 0 to 1200 m altitude.
Digitalis purpurea - ornamental species, the size and elegant in almost any soil type and situation.
Digitalis purpurea digitalina contains a powerful drug used for heart disease. London was introduced in the 1650s in the pharmacopoeias.
Geranium pratense - beak stork
Herbaceous perennial, stems pubescent, erect, branched dichotomy. Leaves opposite, the parties to lobate-acute, 5-7 lobed, margin evening. Flowers symmetric radiator Corola blue-purple, 5 petals obovata, 2 cm, 5 sepa lanceolata, mucronata, ovary superior, 10 stamens united at the base. Blooms in June-August.
Aponogeton distachya - aquatic species, perennial, native to South Africa. Was introduced in Europe in the seventeenth century, was naturalized locally in France and England.
Evergreen ornamental plant of the Theaceae family, native from Eastern Asia, its origin is still controversial, being considered by some as species indigenous from Japonia and, by others, from China. It was introduced into Europe by the Portuguese in 1542 and soon spread to Spain, England, France and Italy; into United States at the beginning of the 18th century, and in Australia during the mid 19th century.
Cucumis sativus L. - cucumber
Herbaceous annual, monoecious, climbing, 1-4 m. Leaves alternate, palmate-lobate, lobes acute and angulosi-toothed, 7-20 x 7-15 cm, scabrous, 5-20 cm long stalks. Flowers unisexuat-mono, pentamere, calyx Vilos, 5 sepa narrow-triangular, 0.5-1 cm long; Corola campanulata, yellow-gold petals 2 cm long
Ceiba pentandra - tree, native of tropical America, seen as a species cultivated in the Philippines, growing in arid regions,forests and grasslands from sea level to 1000 m altitude.
Hydrangea - Hortensia
Genus includes 80 species, the most popular are H. macrophylla, H. arborescens, H. paniculata and H. quercifolia. Shrub or voluble species with opposite leaves. Flowers solitary or grouped in inflorescences type corymb, Raceme. Ovary compound, 2-10 rags, below. Capsule truncata. Seeds numerous, ribbed.