Etymology - the specific epithet is given in honor of Professor Al-Shehbaz.
Hedysarum al-shehbazii is a new species endemic in Iran.
Genus Hedysarum contains 200 species originating from temperate zones-boreal, species of perennial, rarely undergrowth.
Description - Hedysarum al-shehbazii - perennial species, up to 70 cm high. Stem simple or branched from the base, well developed internoduri. Stipele 5.6 x 1-1.5 mm, brown-green, triangular, the upper triangular-acuminata, poorly covered with hairs 0.2-0.5 mm. Imparipenat-compound leaves, 8-15 cm long, petiole 0.7-1.7 cm long, the upper are smaller. Folio 3.6 perequivalent, ovat-elliptic, 17-30 x 10-19 mm, top round or easily detachable, short mucronata, gray-green and without hairs on the upper face, short hairy on the inside. Raceme blossom often, oblong-ovata. Peduncle 8.11 cm, erect to ascending. Bractei 5-6 mm long, linear-lanceolata, membranous. Pedicel 2-3 mm, hairy, flowers are superior Sesi without pedicel. Calyx 10-14 mm, tubular-campanulata, covered with white hairs, lobes linear-subulati, 7-9 mm. Corola - banner 22-25 x 16-18 mm obovata, leading deep emarginat, gradually attenuated to the base, hairy on the dorsal, ligula wings, 18-19 mm long, top sub-acute, 18-19 mm hull, under - triangular, top sub-acute. Peabody nearipata, ovat-elliptical, covered with white hairs.
The new species of Chirita (Gesneriaceae) from Yunnan, China
Centaurea is the third - century genre that many species in Turkey, with 189 taxa. Most of these taxa are endemic in the whole country or a limited area. Value for Centaurea endemism in Turkey is 60%.
Kizildaghensis Centaurea Centaurea is very similar to kotschy. C. kotschy doll is simple, plum, very long compared to the new species has double doll and nauseating.
New species of Dianthus (Caryophyllaceae) found in Turkey
In Turkey the genus Dianthus consists in 71 species, two subspecies and 12 varieties (Reeve, 1967, Davis, Mill & Tan, 1988; Guner et al., 2000; Menemeni & Hamzaoglu, 2000; Aytaç & Duman, 2004).
A new species of Eugenia from southeastern Brazil
Chrysosplenium alternifolium is a rare species that grows in damp and shady places.
Deciduous tree, native (Romania), 15 m high. The stem is often crooked, irregular. Crown rare, bright, large and irregular. Bark is thick, deeply wrinkled, forming a cracked ritidom in rectangular plates, dark brown.
Herbaceous perennial, rhizome cylindrical. Reddish stem, 80-100 cm tall, easy hirsuta-pubescent, branched. Leaves alternate, petiolare, lanceolata-ovata, margine evening, slightly pubescent; to the top of the stem leaves are Sesi.
Nepeta cataria has similar properties with valeriana, amaro-tonic and sedative antispasmotica.
Nepeta cataria var. citronelol citriodora contains more essential oil used as perfume industry.
Cichorium intybus - Chicory
Herbaceous biennial or perennial. Stem erect, with branches hispida, geniculate .30 to 120 cm tall. Roots spindle, long on break leaving a bitter white latex. Basal leaves in rosette, petiolate, lamina oblong-lanceolata, lirat-pinatifide or toothed, 30 x 12 cm. The leaves are caulinare Sesi, alternate, oblong-lanceolata.