Scientific Name - Scrophularia nodosa L.
Popular names -
Distribution and Habitat - grows in wet forests, rape and near rivers, from 0-1800 m altitude.
Description - perennial species, 60-120 cm tall, glabra or glandular hairs. Stem erect, branched, with four corners. Leaves opposite, petiole 1 cm long, limb oval-acuminata, 4-6 x 9-12 cm, serrated edge. Calyx 1.2 mm subrotunde sepa, entire; Corola brown-yellow, 5-8 mm. Septemrbie blooms in June. Fruit pear-shaped capsule, 5-7 mm.
The picture was made on Mount Grappa IT to share 1100 m near a beech forests.
Musa sp. - Bananas
Herbaceous perennial, 2-9 m high. Fibrous roots may reach up to 1.5 m deep. Trunk false shoots. 6-20 leaves arranged spiral around the edge at first, wrapped trunk. Unisexuate hermaphrodite flowers in bunches, each bunch is covered by a red to purple bracts.
Tropaeolum majus L. - nasturium, Capucine
Tropaeolum majus is originally from Peru, which grows along the coasts and forests of hardwood. Also in Peru, is cultivated to prepare salads. The leaves are rich in minerals, vitamin C and a natural antibiotic.
Polemonium caeruleum - species used as ornamental plants in gardens with spontaneous or rock gardens. Are planted at 30 cm distance between plants.
Buphthalmum salicifolium - herbaceous plant, perennial. Originally from the Balkans and Eastern Alps, growing limestone land in arid forests, wet meadows and sunny, from 200 to 2100 m altitude.
Angelica archangel L. - Root Holy Spirit
Angelica, Arcangel, Angelica di Bohemia, archangel, wild celery, wild parsnip, bai zhi, engelwortel, Angélique, Angelika, Brustwurz, Chora, padaganghwal, erva do Espirito Santo, djagill, anschelika, Epiritu raiz del Santo, the root of the Holy Spirit.
The new species of Chirita (Gesneriaceae) from Yunnan, China
Plants with succulent stems, leaves and flowers unisexuate asymmetric, long pedunculate, grouped dichaziu terminal. ♂ flowers usually are obsolete, consisting of 4 petals oval, two of which are shorter, the ♀ consist of 4 petals equal, persistent.