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Afillo: definition and meaning

Afillo: definition and meaning

BOTANICAL DICTIONARY Aphillos A stem or branch that appears devoid of leaves is said to have aphillus stem, for example dodder (photo on the side), a parasitic plant that does not need to photosynthesize and numerous cacti as the leaves have been transformed into thorns. botanist from A to Z.

It was tertiary

It was tertiary

Tertiary era the great reptiles disappear but ... the mammals arrive We left the Mesozoic, characterized by a predominantly warm climate, in some areas relatively mild, without glacialisms and shocking tectonic events. About 66 million years ago the Tertiary Era began, characterized by complex events both as regards the intensity of orogenetic phenomena and, more importantly, the evolution of fauna and flora due to the presence of numerous specimens which, through important mutations, they have come down to us, offering us that stupendous panorama of variety that the ungrateful Men have before our eyes, as never happened in the previous Ages.

Chilly plants to protect in winter - autumn work -

Chilly plants to protect in winter - autumn work -

Chilly plants to protect in winter, tucked in or mulched or veiled in autumn, will be superb in spring and summer! During the months of October and November, it is necessary to take care of not very hardy plants so that they do not suffer winter and (too) low temperatures. Among the plants, there are those grown in the garden and others grown in pots, on the terrace or on balconies.

Pond

Pond

Pond Ornamental ponds have now become almost a staple of those who own a garden or a green space; with their beauty as well as decorating and making our garden more cheerful, they give us a sense of tranquility and well-being. On the market you can find them of all shapes and sizes, already furnished or to be furnished with the numerous and most disparate decorative elements that we can find in nurseries or specialized shops.

Sounds and verses emitted by the buzzard

Sounds and verses emitted by the buzzard

SUONI EMESSI DAGLI ANIMALII suoni emessi dalla poianaLa poiana comune, nome scientifico Buteo buteo della famiglia Accipitridaeè un uccello rapace che emette un grido caratteristico di solito mentre vola. Ricorda un lamento molto acuto e penetrante.Nota 1

Cape violet - Planting, Maintenance, cutting

Cape violet - Planting, Maintenance, cutting

Cape Violet, bring South Africa into your home! Cape violets, or Saintpaulias, are stunning flowering house plants that offer generous blooms. They are small which allows them to be easily installed on a piece of furniture, a chest of drawers, a pedestal table ... And of course the Cape violets are very easy to maintain, robust and will give flowers for years to come.

Botanical roses

Botanical roses

Botanical roses Botanical roses are those that we find spontaneously in nature, there are more than one hundred and fifty species scattered all over the world in the northern hemisphere and from which the innumerable varieties of modern roses derive. These roses have existed for many millennia and have retained the original characteristics of the past; they are rustic shrubs with climbing or ground cover that give life to beautiful, very branched bushes.

Aporocactus, plant, plants, cacataceae, cactaceae, musaceae, Aporocactus flagelliformis, Aporocactus conzatti, Aporocactus mallisonii, Aporocactus martianus, Aporocactus flagriformis, cultivation technique Aporocactus, watering Aporocactus, pruning Aporocactus, Aporocactus Aporocactus, fertilization Aporocactus Aporocactus, Aporocactus multiply fertilization , curiosity Aporocactus

Aporocactus, plant, plants, cacataceae, cactaceae, musaceae, Aporocactus flagelliformis, Aporocactus conzatti, Aporocactus mallisonii, Aporocactus martianus, Aporocactus flagriformis, cultivation technique Aporocactus, watering Aporocactus, pruning Aporocactus, Aporocactus Aporocactus, fertilization Aporocactus Aporocactus, Aporocactus multiply fertilization , curiosity Aporocactus

HOW TO CULTIVATE AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS APOROCACTUSL & 39; Aporocactus is a delicious succulent plant of the large cactus family and is very popular for its drooping habit and for its large, brightly colored flowers. see the paragraph «Main species» GENERAL CHARACTERISTICSThe Aporocactus genus belonging to the Cactaceae family includes a few species all native to Central America and in particular to Mexico, although it is now widespread in all temperate climate zones.

Aloe juice

Aloe juice

The product that we call and use with the name of aloe juice, is actually nothing but aloe gel: the real aloe juice is represented by a mass of glassy consistency, which is used in minimal doses to counteract ailments such as constipation.Directly from aloe leaves, it is possible to obtain this particularly concentrated and dense juice which, when taken internally, is able to provide the body with a purifying function against exogenous toxins.

Sundevilla

Sundevilla

The Sundevilla represents a typically climbing plant and is characterized by being extremely decorative: in most cases, in fact, this plant is cultivated precisely with ornamental purposes.In particular, this climber can be easily found near areas coastal and, more generally, within all those places that are characterized by a typically mild climate.

Maidenhair - Officinal and medicinal plant or herb

Maidenhair - Officinal and medicinal plant or herb

CAPELVENERE Adiantum capillus veneris (family Polypodiaceae) GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS The maidenhair, scientific name Adiantum capillus veneris, belongs to the Polypodiaceae family and a plant that belongs to the much larger group known as ferns. Italian Official Pharmacopoeia (F.