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Κοράλι ή Ρουσέλια (Russelia equisetiformis), τα Άνθη του Φυτού

Firecracker Plant (Russelia equisetiformis) – Description & Uses

It may have gone out of fashion, but it’s not going out of style: Firecracker Plant or Fountainbush remains an attractive shrub with “unsubmissive” form and flowering – at its peak – almost cataclysmic. However, apart from the ornamental value of the plant, its medicinal and environmental contribution are also of great interest.

Ο Πλατυκώδων ο μεγανθής (Platycodon grandiflorus) με Άνθη

Platycodon grandiflorus (Balloon Flower) – Description & Uses

Platycodon grandiflorus (Balloon Flower), the only representative of its genus, is an excellent herbaceous plant, with great ornamental and other practical -therapeutic and edible- properties, whose dominant decorative element is the large blue flowers, both in the phase of formation and in phase of full bloom.

New Zealand Hebe (Hebe speciosa) in Blooming

New Zealand Hebe (Hebe speciosa) – Description and Uses

The New Zealand Hebe (Hebe speciosa) is a wonderful garden and landscape plant, with excellent aesthetic and functional characteristics – among others -, which almost obliges the always tireless editorial team of “Kalliergeia” to dedicate the following article to this ornamental and its utilization.

Η Διαθήκη μου (Αντισταθείτε) & Υστερόγραφο - Μιχάλης Κατσαρός, Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Ποιητή

My Testament (Resist) & Postscript – Michalis Katsaros Poems

The Planetary Troupe of Domination continues to entertain us: sometimes with the instrumentalization of real, artificial or imaginary “pandemics”, sometimes with the “catchy” planetary threat of nuclear catastrophe. So we cheerfully shout “Resist”, through the great poetry of Michalis Katsaros.

Ψυχοτρόπος Χρήση των Φυτών Μπρουγκμάνσιας - Φυτά Brugmansia sanguinea σε Ανθοφορία

Ethnobotany – Psychotropic Use of Brugmansia Plants

The plants who belongs in the small genus Brugmansia are of particular ethnobotanical interest for their remarkable psychotropic or entheogenic properties. The following article provides comprehensive all relevant information referring to the traditional psychoactive utilization and use of these plants.

Μπλε Σολάνο (Solanum rantonnetii) με Άνθη

Blue Potato Bush (Lycianthes rantonnetii)-Description, Care & Uses

Without being very widespread, the Blue Potato Bush (Lycianthes rantonnetii) is an extremely remarkable ornamental plant, whose dominant decorative element is its relatively unusual shade and slightly fragrant blue-violet flowers, which appear in great abundance during the long flowering period of the plant.


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The cultivated species is called Sisal and is Agave sisalana (Agave sisalana), a textile plant of the tropical and subtropical regions. Brazil is the largest producer country in world.

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