Scientific Name - Verbascum blattaria L.
Synonyms - Verbascum rhinanthifolium Davidov, Verbascum carduifolium Murb ex Hayek
Popular names - lumanarica, verbasco polline.
Distribution and Habitat - grows spontaneously in the desert and the hot side of cultivated fields, rivers and channels, up to 800 m altitude.
Description - Herbaceous biennial, glabra bottom of the stem and glandular hairs towards the tip, stem 30-120 cm tall. Basal leaves 8-25 x 2.5-4 cm, oblong to lanceolate, sessile or short petiolate, margin sinuous to crenat-penatifida, glabra. Inflorescence simple. Bracts 7-8 mm, ovate, acuminata, pedicel 5-25 mm. Calyx 5-8 mm. Corolla 20-30 mm diameter, yellow, rarely white. Stamens 5, filaments purple hairs. Blooms in May-August. Fruit capsule 5-8 mm, overall.
Rizomatoase two perennial species (Epimedium pubigerum and Epimedium alpinum) originating from southern Europe. Stem erect, to 25-38 cm tall, round, smooth, horizontal rhizome. Decidue or semi-evergreen leaves, cordiforme, acuminata, cilia-soirees, petiolate, 13 cm long, green becoming bronze in the fall, Pendente
Polemonium caeruleum - species used as ornamental plants in gardens with spontaneous or rock gardens. Are planted at 30 cm distance between plants.
Succulent perennial. Short stem with a rosette of leaves at the base. The leaves are 5-7.5 cm long, obovata-spatulate, concave, tomentoase. Blossom side, 20-30 cm long, flowers campanulata, yellow-orange, 5 SEPA, 5 petals, 10 stamens.
Campanula spicata - Alpine endemic species which grows on calcareous rocks, cultivated as ornamental species for rock garden.
Lantana camara - aromatic shrub originating from Central and South America, cultivated as an ornamental tree in parks and gardens or as potted plant.
Centaurea uniflora subsp. nervosa
Centaurea uniflora subsp. nervosa - originally from Northern Apennines, the Alps, south-eastern Carpathians and the Balkans. Hemicriptofita species, grows on dry meadows and rocky, limestone, from 1100 up to 2600 m altitude.
Indigofera jucunda - shrub or small tree, evergreen, native to the forests of Africa, Kwazulu-Natal, near rocks and rivers.
Herbaceous annual or perennial. Strain decumbenta - upward, often is wood based. Leaves alternate, entire or pinnate-sectors. Capital solitary and axillary. Involucre with bractei placed on 2-3 lines. Flowers tubular, orange. Ligula sterile flowers, yellow-orange, top with 4 teeth. Receptacle convex or flat. Acorn obovoide, densely-hairy.