Scientific name - Lilium bulbiferum
Popular names - lilie rosie, giglio di San Giovanni.
Distribution and habitat - montane and submontane grasslands and forests from 500-1900, a rare 2200 m altitude. Originating in Europe, the Pyrenees and central Germany and Italy (Sicily and Sardegna missing).
Description - herbaceous bulbous, bulb small, m 1.5 cm in diameter. Stem erect, with purple spots at the base, 60-120 cm high. Leaves petiolate, lanceolate, upper leaves lanceolate, the armpit bulbili gate. Flowers 1-5, yellow-orange, elliptical external tepale-acuminata, 25 x 65 mm internal tepale sub-spatulate, with brown spots, stamens erect, 4 cm, anthers greyish 7 mm cylindrical ovary, style, orange, purple stigma , trilobite. Infloresre in May-July. Fruit capsule.
Requirements - exhibitions sunny or light shade, moist soil.
Acanthus mollis - Bear's Breeches
Native of the Mediterranean area, grows in gardens like ornamentals. Flower can be over 1.8 m tall, the purple-pink bracts contrasting with the white flowers. Prefer shelter and deep, moist soil.
Santolina chamaecyparissus - limbricarita
Perennial species, stem 10-60 cm tall, erect or pendence; nefloriferi stalk is green-gray-tomentos; lujerii floriferi are simple, without leaves before blossom. Pectinata-toothed leaves often to penatsectate. Involucre 6-10 mm wide, hemispherical, subtruncat or not, or slightly rounded at the base; bractei lanceolata-ovata, Carina, the interior with round top. Flowers arranged in the capital, bright yellow.
Anemoides trifolia - geofita rizomatoasa, native to southern Europe, grows in forests and mountain collinear, hornbeam and beech.
Oenothera biennis - Luminita
Oenothera biennis is a biennial species, native to North America, naturalized in southern Europe. It was introduced in Europe in 1614.
Tulipa acuminata Vahl - The name of this species was introduced in 1813, when Martin Vahl, a professor of botany, including the list of plants grown in the Botanical Garden of Copenhagen.
Tulipa acuminata can grow to 40-50 cm high, leaves lanceolata, glauca. Flower solitary; tepale linear-lanceolata, acuminata; tepala is greater than 13 cm long.
Agave americana - herbaceous plant, perennial, rhizome drajonant. Arid soils increases in southern Texas, but naturalized in warm regions of the globe.
Agave blooms just once in its life cycle, from 80-100 years after the plant dies.
Paraensis Alstroemeria sp. November.
Tahina J. Dransf. & Rakotoarinivo, gender. November. family Arecaceae
Tahina J. Dransf. & Rakotoarinivo, gender. November. Arecaceae family is a new kind of northwestern Madagascar, with one species Tahina spectabilis.
On December 5, 2006, Bruno Leroy, resident and avid Madagascar palm, has posted a picture of an unidentified palm on www.palms.org the International Palm Society.