Scientific Name - Soldanella alpina
Synonyms - Carpathian Soldanella Vierh.
Popular names - common Soldanella
Distribution and Habitat - grows in coniferous forests and grasslands, from 1000 up to 2500 m altitude, moist substrates, rocks, rich in humus.
Description - herbaceous perennial, 5-15 cm. Stems erect or ascending, pluriflora, pubescent, reddish. Leaf 1-5 cm, rounded lamina, the easy cordiforma, 1-3 cm long stalks. Flowers 1-4; stems pubescent, 5-10 mm, calyx 3-6 mm lacinii, corolla blue-violet, 8-13 mm irregular lacinii. Blooms in May-July. Seeds irregular, elliptical, rhomboidal or oval, 1-1.6 x 0.6-1 mm, reddish-brown color.
Coronilla vary - herbaceous perennial, native to SE Europe, grows on limestone rocks and ravines, arid plains, along the streets, from 0 to 1200 m altitude.
Sedum acre - perennial species, succulent, native to Europe and the Mediterranean Basin, from 600 to 2200 m altitude, common dry soil, sand, walls, rocks and limestone soils.
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.
Primula elatior - perennial species, rizomatoasa, originally from Europe to western Asia, growing in mountain areas, pay attention in forests up to 1500 m altitude.
Nemophila maculata - a species endemic in California, Nevada and Sierra Sacramento Valley provinces, increases from 0 to 3100 m altitude cultivated for ornamental purposes in all regions of the world.
Corryocactus quadrangularis F. Ritter 1958
Thunberg mysorensis is used as an ornamental species for rapid growth and flowers arranged in raceme. Blooms in July-September.
Impatiens balsamina - a species herbaceous annual, native to China and India. cultivated as ornamental plants in parks and gardens. It can be grown as potted plants, but watered regularly.