PLANTS

In the PLANTS section, articles are presented about the protagonists of this site that are not others but the plants. Information is provided on crops – once and for wild plants – ie those that have ornamental, floricultural, nutritional, and generally much or less of agricultural interest.

Κέδρος των Ιμαλαΐων σε Πάρκο της Τοσκάνης

Deodar Cedar (Cedrus deodara) – Description and Uses

After the Cedar of Lebanon, it was time to present the Himalayan Cedar, the Cedrus deodara. And if the first is the Cedar of God, the Himalayan Cedar is the Cedar of the Gods – their abode and home. Of course beyond that, it is still a conifer tree of particular beauty and of great ornamental value.

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Τριανταφυλλιά Felicia, Άνοιχτό Άνθος με Μπουμπούκι

Rosa Felicia Shrub (Hybrid Musk Roses)

In Rosa Felicia Shrub, this vigorus plant with double fragrant flowers of rich-pink color and brilliant representative of the hybrid Musk Roses, which have been the products of the persistent and systematic breeding work of the revered Joseph Hardwick Pemberton (1852 – 1926), the following article is dedicated.

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Μεγαλοπρεπές Δέντρο Κέδρου του Λιβάνου, στην Bcharre, στον Λίβανο

Genus Cedrus (Cedrus Trew): Taxonomy, Description & Uses

The extremely small Genus Cedrus (Cedrus Trew) consists of coniferous trees whose value is inversely proportional to the minimum of its species. Indeed, the Cedar of Lebanon, the Deodar Cedar, the Atlas Cedar, along with the Cyprus Cedar, form important forest ecosystems, from Himalayas up to Atlas Mountains in Morocco.

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Ανθούριο (Anthurium andraeanum) σε Άνθιση

Anthurium andraeanum (Flamingo Flower), The Plant & Uses

Anthurium andraeanum, the Flamingo Flower, remains one of the most popular indoor plants, both for its impressive flower and for its particular foliage beauty. The following article gives all the basic information about its botanical characteristics, its properties and its use in garden and landscape.

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Χλωρόφυτο (Chlorophytum comosum) - Τα Δίχρωμα Φύλλα του Χλωρόφυτου «Πανασέ»

Spider Plant (Chlorophytum comosum) – Description & Uses

Particularly widespread plant, Chlorophytum comosum or Spider Plant owes its popularity to its bicolor variety of ‘Variegatum’ rather than to it itself. Of course, without this there would be no variety, which in itself is an extremely serious reason for presenting this wonderful plant.

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Ο Φίκος Ελάστικα (Ficus elastica) Φυτεμένος στο Έδαφος

Rubber Plant (Ficus elastica) – Description and Uses

In the beginning, the Rubber Plant employed the industry, since it was the main source of rubber production. But with the invention of synthetic rubber in 1909 by the German chemist Friedrich Hoffmann, the plant abandoned industry and triumphantly entered in gardens and homes. And that was an excellent choice.

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Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

What is The Turfgrass Sod – Characteristics & Specifications

The turfgrass sod that is rolled and installed in the garden, for the creation of an instant lawn, is the main object of the article, where reference is made to the basic characteristics of the sod, the advantages and disadvantages, the certification and specifications, as well as new forms of ready-made lawn.

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God Save The Queen by the Sex Pistols on the Thames River

Participating the “Kalliergeia” in the festive – strictly at home – atmosphere of theese days, presents from the Sex Pistols on board concert on the river Thames of the year 1977 – the celebration year of the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II – the tender ballad of the band entitled “God Save The Queen”.

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The Planting of ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)

The ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia) or Zanzibar Gem Plant is one of the most beautiful and robust plants indoors and outdoors – where climatic conditions allow. Zamiokoulkas zamiifolia – its planting, care & propagation – is mentioned in a series of “Kalliergeia” articles with the ambition to one day be completed.

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In the PLANTS section, articles are presented about the protagonists of this site that are not others but the plants. Information is provided on crops – once and for wild plants – ie those that have ornamental, floricultural, nutritional, and generally much or less of agricultural interest.

Κέδρος των Ιμαλαΐων σε Πάρκο της Τοσκάνης

Deodar Cedar (Cedrus deodara) – Description and Uses

After the Cedar of Lebanon, it was time to present the Himalayan Cedar, the Cedrus deodara. And if the first is the Cedar of God, the Himalayan Cedar is the Cedar of the Gods – their abode and home. Of course beyond that, it is still a conifer tree of particular beauty and of great ornamental value.

Read More »
Τριανταφυλλιά Felicia, Άνοιχτό Άνθος με Μπουμπούκι

Rosa Felicia Shrub (Hybrid Musk Roses)

In Rosa Felicia Shrub, this vigorus plant with double fragrant flowers of rich-pink color and brilliant representative of the hybrid Musk Roses, which have been the products of the persistent and systematic breeding work of the revered Joseph Hardwick Pemberton (1852 – 1926), the following article is dedicated.

Read More »
Μεγαλοπρεπές Δέντρο Κέδρου του Λιβάνου, στην Bcharre, στον Λίβανο

Genus Cedrus (Cedrus Trew): Taxonomy, Description & Uses

The extremely small Genus Cedrus (Cedrus Trew) consists of coniferous trees whose value is inversely proportional to the minimum of its species. Indeed, the Cedar of Lebanon, the Deodar Cedar, the Atlas Cedar, along with the Cyprus Cedar, form important forest ecosystems, from Himalayas up to Atlas Mountains in Morocco.

Read More »
Ανθούριο (Anthurium andraeanum) σε Άνθιση

Anthurium andraeanum (Flamingo Flower), The Plant & Uses

Anthurium andraeanum, the Flamingo Flower, remains one of the most popular indoor plants, both for its impressive flower and for its particular foliage beauty. The following article gives all the basic information about its botanical characteristics, its properties and its use in garden and landscape.

Read More »
Χλωρόφυτο (Chlorophytum comosum) - Τα Δίχρωμα Φύλλα του Χλωρόφυτου «Πανασέ»

Spider Plant (Chlorophytum comosum) – Description & Uses

Particularly widespread plant, Chlorophytum comosum or Spider Plant owes its popularity to its bicolor variety of ‘Variegatum’ rather than to it itself. Of course, without this there would be no variety, which in itself is an extremely serious reason for presenting this wonderful plant.

Read More »
Ο Φίκος Ελάστικα (Ficus elastica) Φυτεμένος στο Έδαφος

Rubber Plant (Ficus elastica) – Description and Uses

In the beginning, the Rubber Plant employed the industry, since it was the main source of rubber production. But with the invention of synthetic rubber in 1909 by the German chemist Friedrich Hoffmann, the plant abandoned industry and triumphantly entered in gardens and homes. And that was an excellent choice.

Read More »

The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

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Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

What is The Turfgrass Sod – Characteristics & Specifications

The turfgrass sod that is rolled and installed in the garden, for the creation of an instant lawn, is the main object of the article, where reference is made to the basic characteristics of the sod, the advantages and disadvantages, the certification and specifications, as well as new forms of ready-made lawn.

Read More »

God Save The Queen by the Sex Pistols on the Thames River

Participating the “Kalliergeia” in the festive – strictly at home – atmosphere of theese days, presents from the Sex Pistols on board concert on the river Thames of the year 1977 – the celebration year of the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II – the tender ballad of the band entitled “God Save The Queen”.

Read More »

The Planting of ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)

The ZZ Plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia) or Zanzibar Gem Plant is one of the most beautiful and robust plants indoors and outdoors – where climatic conditions allow. Zamiokoulkas zamiifolia – its planting, care & propagation – is mentioned in a series of “Kalliergeia” articles with the ambition to one day be completed.

Read More »