Scientific name - Saponaria officinalis L.
Popular names - odagaci, Saponaria common garofano of mazzetti.
Distribution and Habitat - a species native to Europe and Asia, growing on the river, along fences, roads and crops edges.
Description - Perennial species, rhizome cylindrical, highly branched, crawler, with sterile and fertile shoots. Stems ascending or erect, 30-70 cm tall, branched at the top a little. Leaves elliptic oblong, attenuated towards the tip, almost glabra, rough edges. Fragrant flowers arranged in dichazii paniculata and glomerata. Calyx tube cylindrical, 2 cm long, pale green, with 5 teeth short and uneven. White or rose petals, lamina obovata cunea in front slightly emarginata, coronula laciniata. Ovary cylindrical. Blooms in June and September. Capsule opens at maturity by 4-5 inYou unequal. Seeds numerous, slightly flattened, reniforme black.
Gossypium herbaceum - Cotton
Gossypium herbaceum - Cotton fiber is the most popular material obtained from this plant and the second is cotton oil rich in protein.
Sternbergia lutea - geofita bulbs, grow at the edge of deciduous forests, from 0 to 1200 m altitude.
Eryngium campestre - rostogol
Eryngium campestre - a species native to Central and S, V Asia, grows on rocky places, sandy in dry meadows and pastures, along roads.
Perennial herbaceous, stem 7-40 cm high. Caulinare different from the basal leaves, the basal are lobate, and those are areas caulinare. Flower 3-5 cm diameter, white, yellow or red; 3.5 sepa obsolete; 5 or more petals, stamens numerous. Fruit achenes, top acuminata recurbat, 4,5-5,6 x 3,0-3,7 mm, brown doll. 2n = 16.
Thlaspi montanum L.
Thlaspi montanum var. montanum is toxic and cause death of larvae of Pieris rapa.
Thlaspi montanum var. siskiyouense is a serpentine endemic from southwestern Oregon.
Dianthus sylvestris - perennial species, the stem short and woody. Increase the debris, limestone bedrock, from 0 to 2400 m altitude. Species are cultivated as ornamental for rocarii.
Erinus alpinus L.
Herbaceous perennial, evergreen. Stem branched, forming bush, 5-15 cm high. Leaves spatulate, 4 cm long, needle tapered. Flowers purple, 1.25 cm diameter, arranged in raceme of 6 cm long. Seeds ellipsoidal, 0.6-0.8 x 0.35-0.45 mm supreafata glossy, dark brown.
Liquidambar styraciflua - a native of North and Central America, grows in forests of Pinus sp. and Quercus sp. 900 to 200 m altitude.