In the wild, grows in North America, on the banks of rivers and reservoirs in the deep rich soils. In 1809, imported to Ukraine. Grows well and bears fruit in the Crimea, the Caucasus, Central Asia.
Tree up to 30 m high with straight trunk and dense pyramidal crown. The trunk is covered with reddish-brown bark tolstoplastinchatoy, divided into thick scales. Leaves are large, prodolgovatoyaytsevidnye, up to 30 cm long, glossy, green, hairy beneath, on top of wedge pointed, cordate at base, dissolved in April - May, falling in November. Catalpa is very beautiful during flowering in June - July, Read more [...]
Single, biennials, herbaceous perennials, shrubs 10-50 cm high. Propagation: All.
Contain mono-and seskvnterpenoidy, flavonoids to 29.8% in oversight. Part D. discolor Bunge, and zfnry phenols, aldehydes and triglycerides established structure. Highlighted the essential oil to 2.1% of oversight. Part D. nutans L, tannins and 0.5% of oversight. Part D. inte-grifolium Bunge, fatty oil to 14.6% of the fruits of D. ruyschiana L. Alkaloids found in up to 0.4% of Hopes. Part D. integrifolium, iridoids, coumarins, vitamin C.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - healing wounds - leaves, flowers, Read more [...]
O. digyna (L.) Hill - herbaceous perennial to 30 cm high. Distribution: Arctic, the Caucasus, Western and Eastern Siberia, the Far East.
Contains catechins, leykoantotsianidiiy and phenolic acids and fatty acids established structure. Marked tannins. Found anthraquinones, vitamins C, K, PP.
Materials. Dyeing fabric (green, yellow). Read more [...]
Emergence of specialized combat knives due to a change of tactics or weapons fighting. Thus, the daggers with long thin blade and stilettos emerged in response to the production of thick armor. Only the long, thin blade could penetrate their joints between the rings or chain mail. Naturally, this blade is designed only for the application of thrusting. Rudiment of these designs are contemporary officer daggers. Some models of them quite old, have stiletny blade without teeth. The invention of firearms also made some changes, especially after a gun and knife were successfully integrated into Read more [...]
Herbaceous perennials and 50 cm high. Propagation: All.
Contain flavonoids (including izoflavoioidy) established structure. Discovered vitamin C, R.
Medicinal. Indications - diseases of the digestive system: the liver, bile ducts - Hopes. hours, jaundice - flowers, diseases of the skin and subcutaneous fat: with scrofula - L. pentaphyllus Moench (syn. Trifolium lupinaster L.).
Stern. For all livestock species: L. polyphyllus (SA Mey.) Latsch. (Syn. Trifolium polyphyllum S. A. Mey.), For the deer: L. pentaphyllus.
Melliferous. L pentaphyllus (also perganosnoe). Read more [...]
Rather large sandpiper solid build with relatively short legs and beak. Top golden-dark. Bottom, sides of the head and neck are black. The black color is separated from the top of the white stripe. Axillaries white. Females are more dull, white streaks on the belly. Winter birds dull brownish, whitish bottom. The fourth finger on the legs is missing. As Tulesov, cautious bird. From a distance he saw a man watching him, anxious and monotone shouting. Voice - mournful, moaning, screaming flute "... tyuyuyu tyuyuyu ..." Characteristic, mostly European yuzhnotundrovy sandpiper. Read more [...]
This animal - A typical inhabitant of the forests but does not live in all forests and all its strength is the same. Squirrel inhabits mostly ripe and ripening conifer plantations and mixed forests with a significant predominance of fruit trees conifers. In eastern Siberia, for example, to the best of mature coniferous include all plants - pine, spruce, pihtachi; them are mature larch forests, thickets of cedar and ripe mixed pine forests.
The number of proteins varies greatly depending on the yield of its main food - the seeds of coniferous trees. During the famine of seeds of Siberian Read more [...]
Herbaceous perennials and 25 cm high. Distribution: Caucasus.
Contain alkaloids, 2.8% in G. lagodechianus Kem.-Nath., flavoioidy higher fatty acids and established structure. Lektiiy found.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - expectorant - G. woronowii Losinsk., vomit - Subtitle. Part G. caucasicus (Baker) Grossh. Indications disease-locomotor: myasthenia, progressive muscular dystrophy, disorders of the musculoskeletal system, diseases of the nervous system: the cerebral palsy, sciatica, neuritis, polyneuritis, infections / infestations: acute poliomyelitis (in recovery residual period); diseases Read more [...]
Herbaceous perennials, 40-130 cm tall. Propagation: All.
Contain poliatsetilenovye Comm., Flavonoids, quinones, glycityl, tsiklntoly, carbohydrates, and phenolic glycosides established structure. Highlighted the essential oil. Found cyanogenic Comm., Saponins, vitamins C, E, K, R.
Medication (including podz. E. repens (L.) Nevski). Therapeutic action - enveloping, emollient, haemostatic, expectorant, diaphoretic, antipyretic, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, tonic, veterinary diuretic. Indications - kidney and urinary tract: kidney disease, oliguria (in the camps), pollakiuria, cystitis, urethritis, Read more [...]
Widespread in Eastern Siberia (Transbaikalia), in the Far East (Amur Region, Primorye, Sakhalin, the Kuril Islands), and outside of Russia, Mongolia, China, and Japan. Increases in river valleys, on hillsides, mainly in mixed forests. Gustokronnoe tree up to 25 m in height and 1.5 meters in diameter. The bark on the trunk and older branches whitish, the young - grayish-brown, often cork growths on the branches. Form with a well-developed nodules decorative cork and leafless condition. Leaves obovate, acuminate at the apex, the base cuneate, oblique. Flowering usually in April - Read more [...]
S. salsa (SA Mey.) Beck in Engl, et PrantI - herbaceous perennial 10-40 cm tall. Distribution: European part (south-east), the Caucasus.
Contains iridoids, ligiany, phytosterols, glntsity and phenolic glnkozidy established structure. Found 05% flavonoids.
Medicinal. Indications - infections / infestations: syphilis, diseases of the reproductive system: with impotence, infertility - Hopes. hours, diseases of the digestive system: the atonic constipation, constipation in children - Hopes. hours, blood diseases and of blood: for anemia - Hopes. h (Upur Khalmurad, launched 1992).
In the experiment, Read more [...]
Moose eat mainly tree and shrub vegetation. Summer like eating leaves and little herbaceous plants (willow, nettle, meadowsweet meadowsweet), eating wetland plants, especially love the watch trifoliate. However, even in summer, the abundance of leaves, grass and wetland plant-based food is moose twig feed. In a complex stomach moose once it creates the necessary conditions under which the process of digestion is normal.
This was a long time did not know and only for this reason, in many zoos of the world elk did not survive. They were fed hay and concentrates all kinds, but the twig food Read more [...]
Annuals 10-40 cm high. Distribution: European part (south) and the Caucasus. Information available for B. cycloptera Bunge.
Contains alkaloids to 0.2% in the leaves and stems, as well as other nitrogen Comm. ustaiovleiioy structure. Allocated 15% of fatty oil.
Medicinal. In the experiment of Hopes. h has a hypotensive effect.
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Herbaceous perennials and 100 cm high. Distribution: European part, the Western and Eastern Snbnr Far East.
Kumariiy contain up to 0.3% in the fruits of A. alpestre Ledeb. (In H including furokumariiy), acyclic polnatsetileiovye Comm., Flavonoids, moioterpeioidy, fntosteriiy, tsiklitoly, carbohydrates, nitrogen Comm., And feioliye acid called higher aliphatic hydrocarbons established structure. Highlighted the essential oil to 3.1% of fruit ke A. alpestre. Found saponins vitamni C.
Medicinal. Therapeutic action - emollient, wound healing - the leaves, diuretic, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, Read more [...]
Herbaceous perennial aquatic plant, floating or prostrate stems 10-30 cm long, eating small animals. Vegetative shoots on each plant of two kinds: some are green leaves, divided into linear-subulate or linear ciliate-toothed lobes, without trapping bubbles or a single bubble, other shoots with discolored leaves dissected to filiform segments, with several rather large hunting bubbles on each sheet. Shares on the edges of the leaves with teeth carrying resnichkovid-nye bristles. Inflorescence 2-6-flowered. Corolla 8-10 mm long, two-lipped, light yellow or orange with purple stripes on the upper Read more [...]
Raymond "Ray" Mears (Born February 7, 1964) is a British writer and broadcaster TV, an expert on the art of survival in extreme environments. Survival expert Ray Mears travels to different corners of the planet. He will teach you not only see the beauty of wildlife, but also to take away everything you need to survive. As a true master of his craft, he does not miss the opportunity to learn from the locals. Virtually every series are wonderful and understand examples of survival under these conditions untrained people.
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It grows in the forests of the European part of Russia, Siberia (to Baikal), Central Asia, Western Europe. Found in the undergrowth, forest edges, especially thrives on cutting, forming dense thickets.
Shrub, each branch of which live only 2 years. In the first year of the roots that grow erect, up to 1.5 m high with drooping tip glaucous stems, covered with thorns, bear only large pinnate leaves. The following year, these shoots appear brush greenish white flowers. In the fall, when ripe sweet red, spherical fruits, perennial shoots die off, and appeared in this summer shoots Read more [...]
Franz Josef Land
Franz Josef Land - a large archipelago of 187 islands with a total area of 16,090 square meters. km. Situated in north-eastern Barents Sea. Powerful ice sheets (total area of 13,690 sq. km.), Furrowed with deep cracks, like armor covering the islands of the archipelago. So, on about. Hooker they occupy 87% of the surface.
Climate of Franz Josef Land is arctic nature. Positive temperature observed only'' in July. The average temperature in February, the coldest month, minus 28,1 ° (Govoruha, 1970). Complete silence - a rarity for the Franz Josef Land. The northeast Read more [...]
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4 groups of people decide to leave their familiar world and try to live in harsh conditions in the wild within 3 months in Alaska. They will be isolated, and face the challenge of survival. They will be 100 km in the most extreme conditions on the planet trying to get back to civilization. This is a tedious trial will take at least a month. They will fight hunger, fatigue, and severe winter. They have provided the necessary equipment and conducted a 3-day training. They Read more [...]