Viola yildirimlii - endemic in the Mediterranean. Grows on rocky slopes, along with Corydalis rutifolia subsp. erdelii, Primula vulgaris subsp. vulgaris, Anemone blanda, Ornithogalum lanceolatum, Muscari azureum and Gladiolus atroviolaceus up to altitudes of 1800 m.
Viola yildirimlii - herbaceous, perennial, Caulis, stolonifera, 8 inches inAltima. Leaves erect, ovata and easy cordiform based in youth, prostrate, narrow-triangular-ovata and truncated to the maturity, language 6-30 x 10-20 mm, pubescent, thick, crenat-soirees. Petiole 1,5-6 cm long, narrow wing, pubescent. Stipele lanceolata, sometimes ovata, 4.12 x 1-2.5 mm, membraneous, short glandulous. Peduncle 25-35 cm long, pubescent; bractei 4-5 mm long, the middle peduncle. Flower 8-10 mm long, purple with white base. Sepa narrow-oblong, 3-4 x 1 mm, pubescent. Hairy petals, petal centrala8-10 mm, 8.9 mm lateral petals, spur open purple, 2-3 mm, curved upwards. Blooms in April-May. Global capsule, 8-10 mm diameter, densely pubescent. Seeds 3 x 1.5 mm.
Four new species of Maranta L. Marantaceae in Brazil
Psidium araucanum is a new species discovered in southern Brazil
Genus Psidium L. is characterized by simple leaves, opposite, with nervatiune Pinata, flower solitary, axillary or Raceme small, large number of stamens arranged in spiral, ovary inferior.
A new species of Pastinaca L. in Turkey
Bellium artrutxensis sp.nov. Balearic Islands
New species of Dianthus (Caryophyllaceae) found in Turkey
In Turkey the genus Dianthus consists in 71 species, two subspecies and 12 varieties (Reeve, 1967, Davis, Mill & Tan, 1988; Guner et al., 2000; Menemeni & Hamzaoglu, 2000; Aytaç & Duman, 2004).
Evergreen shrub, 3-4 m high. Leaves alternate, long-petiolate, palmately-compound, with 7.9 Folio, coriacee, folio obovata, glabra, margin entire, nervatiune pinnate, petiole thin, 12-15 cm long. Blossom terminal, glabra, 20 cm long, flowers arranged in umbele raceme, 0.7-1 cm in diameter, pedicel 5.8 mm long. Fruit drupe, ovoid, orange, 5 x 4 mm.
Malus floribunda Siebold
Deciduu tree of 4.10 m high, native of Japan. Bark smooth, red-brown to gray on older branches is gray-brown. Floriferi buds are red. Leaves ovat-elliptic, alternate, deeply marigini soirees, ribbed, dark green in summer, yellow fall, 4-8 cm long, pinnate nervatiune.
Pachira aquatica growing naturally along rivers in Central and South America. Is cultivated in world wide like ornamental, in hedges or solitary. Resistant to drought anf flooding.
The seeds of P. aquatica are delicious raw, boiled or roasted. Young leaves and flowers are also edible. The seeds are high in protein and edible oil.
Ziziphus jujuba Mill - jujuba
Deciduu tree, 5.12 m high. Stalk annually, thin, 2-3 mm diameter, pale green, glabra, geniculati. Leaves alternate, bright green, elliptical language-lanceolata, margine crenata, top obtuse or emarginat, the round or asymmetrical, 3-5 cm long; nervatiune arch, median rib and a pair of secondary ribs, pale green stalks, 5-7 mm .