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Annual or biennial plant height 40-90 cm stem is erect, branching at the top, bottom long-haired scattered erect stiff simple hairs. Basal leaves elliptic or ovate, 6-17 cm long and 1.5-4 cm broad, coarsely toothed, long, usually at the time of flowering of dying, above the stem leaves similar, but with a shorter stem, covered with erect simple hairs, middle and upper stem leaves are alternate, smaller, oblong-lanceolate, acute, entire, sessile, well spaced densely pubescent with simple hairs. Baskets diameter up to 18 mm, are collected in a loose panicle. Marginal ligulate flowers light pink Read more [...]
Annual plant height 20-90 cm stems are erect. The leaves are opposite, trifoliate or pinnate, with petioles, leaf segments (at least the upper crust) with distinct petioles. Baskets erect. Lozhnoyazychkovye outer flowers, golden yellow, sterile, median - tubular, bisexual, bracts at the top quickly pointed. Fruits - flattened achene cuneate, densely studded beard-vochkami, pubescent over the entire surface with appressed hairs on the edges of the achene hairs directed upwards; achenes with two awns (sometimes 4.3 spine, but in such cases, two of them longer than the other). Flowers in July-September, Read more [...]
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Annual plant height 8-25 cm, densely covered entirely with short glandular hairs. Stems branched from the base, erect or ascending. Leaves oblong-lanceolate, entire, usually blunt, with short petioles, the lower opposite, upper leaves. Flowers are small, located in the axils of the leaves one on pedicels up to 1 cm bracts half as long peduncles. Calyx length of 3-5 (6) mm and 1 mm wide, deep quinquepartite, thrive at the fruit, with linear blunt lobes of unequal size. Corolla light purple, with a yellow spot in the throat, 6 mm long, two-lipped, with a long tube from the front with a spur Read more [...]
A perennial herb with faceted stem height of 20-100 cm, covered with stiff hairs erect, usually branched at the top. The leaves are lanceolate, 5-12 cm long and 1 cm wide, fairly gentle, soft, shaggy bristles erect, sitting on a small white bumps on the edge wavy, angular-toothed. Basal leaves up to 18 cm, narrowed into petiole dry up after flowering, stem - up gradually decreasing, upper - sessile, slightly amplexicaul. Flowers with soft bracts ovate-lanceolate, almost sessile, in dense capitate, later rectified loose curls up to 10 cm long calyx bristly, almost half cut into five lanceolate Read more [...]
Perennial herb 50-150 cm tall, with short thickened woody rhizome. Stems solitary, rib-grooved, erect, branched in the upper part, pubescent like the leaves from the bottom, erect, pale or less stiff, almost black wavy hair. The leaves are very large, up to 40 cm long and up to 10-13 cm wide, oblong-elliptical, wrinkled; radical and lower stem - with shirokokrylatymi petioles, middle and upper stem - cordate amplexicaul base. Baskets are a few, large, generally collected corymbose inflorescence. Involucre campanulate, 1.2-2 cm in diameter, bracts outside the midline seated long stiff simple Read more [...]
Perennial herb 30-70 cm tall, with a thin spindle-shaped root and erect branching stems, slightly ribbed. The leaves are alternate, basal and lower stem, oblong or spatulate, 3-6 cm long, crenate, the upper and the middle of the stem-lanceolate or linear-lanceolate, acuminate, entire or slightly serrate, sessile. The flowers are large, up to 3 cm, on long stalks, gathered at the tops of the stems in loose paniculate inflorescences. Calyx obconical, naked or rough-pubescent, with long-pointed teeth and strongly rejected, sometimes denticulate at the base. Corolla purple (there are individuals Read more [...]
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A perennial herbaceous plant 20-70 (90) cm with a short oblique rhizome and numerous thin roots. Stems solitary, erect, grooved, hollow, floriferous stem leafless or with 1-2 small leaves. All leaves are basal, oblong-elliptic, 5-25 cm long and 1.5-6 cm wide, thin, apex obtuse, margin finely toothed or slightly sinuate-toothed, narrowed into a short winged petiole. Baskets are generally racemose-paniculate inflorescence, sitting on the thin and relatively short woolly-hairy stalks. Flowers are yellow. Wrap the short cylindrical, 8-12 mm long and 3-5 mm wide, pubescent outside bracts erect Read more [...]
Perennial herb 20-50 cm tall, naked or nearly naked (but with pautinistym pubescence in the inflorescence), slightly rough on small spines located on the edge of the leaves. Stems are usually few or solitary, erect, uniformly leafy, branching at the top, with obliquely erect branches, ending with one or more baskets. The leaves are alternate, linear-oblong, with one vein, 1-3 mm wide, entire. Baskets are small, cylindrical, collected in terminal corymbose inflorescence. All baskets without ray flowers, with 15-40 tubular yellow flowers. Outer bracts linear-subulate or narrow-linear, acute, Read more [...]
Annual 20-60 cm with weak, ascending or rarely erect stems, hairy curly hairs.
The basal leaves are ovate-spatulate, small, stem - lanceolate, 20-70 mm in length and a width of 3-20 mm, usually pubescent, with almost cordate, acute. Inflorescence many-flowered, forked; pedicels pubescent, 2-4 times longer than the calyx or equal to, the flowering reflexed, later again erect. Sepals 6-10 mm long, lanceolate, acute, the edges with a narrow membranous border, densely pubescent. Petals to the Third Division, calyx or slightly shorter than her, with ciliated stem. Filaments hairy. The fruit - capsule, Read more [...]
Perennial herb 40-100 cm tall, with a short woody rhizome. Stems erect, often reddish. The leaves are oblong-elliptic, serrated edges, lower petiolate, upper sessile. Baskets are small, 6-12 mm long, clustered in general erect racemose or paniculate inflorescences. Flowers are yellow, the few, the boundary-false-Reed, middle-tubular. Fruits - cylindrical achenes, with brown crest. It flowers from May to September, achenes ripen in June and October.
European-West Asian look. In Central Russia appears as a normal plant in all areas.
It grows in forests, meadows, ravines, thickets, meadows, Read more [...]
Biennial plant 50-100 cm in height, with a cylindrical thick root. Stems and leaves densely covered with stiff, bristly, almost prickly, erect hairs. Stems are erect, rather thick and strong, longitudinal stripes. Lower leaves oblong-lanceolate, obtuse, cuneate at base, with short petioles, upper - linear-lanceolate, acute, sessile. Inflorescence long, spicate. Bracts ovate, acute, strongly enhanced at the base, concave, slightly shorter than the flowers. Calyx ovoid-conical, whitish, almost naked, with oblong obtuse teeth. Corolla light blue or light blue, bell-voronchato-ringed, length Read more [...]
1. "Pogrom." Stand erect, feet apart, hands lifted to the rapidly cross hands in front of chest, clapping her hands on his shoulders, saying, "I-xx-xx! U-xx-xx! "His arms to the sides and back. Repeat 8-10.
2. "The Mill." Stand erect, feet apart, hands to lift up and out. Use a circular motion straight arms, crossing them in front and saying, "F-r-rr! M-r-rr! "Repeat the average rate 4-6 times.
3. "Skater". Stand erect, feet apart, hands clasped behind his back. Flex is right, then the left leg, torso with a twist to the side and imitating Read more [...]
Perennial herb covered with flaky white wool or cobwebby pubescent. Stems erect, 50-100 cm tall, simple. Almost all basal leaves, ovate or oblong, crenate-toothed at the edges, sometimes lobed, incised to half the plate, belovoylochno pubescent, petiolate, stem leaves sessile, oblong-ovate, bracts at the base of the inflorescence branches amplexicaul, bent down, broadly, long drawn on top. Total inflorescence - large pyramidal apical brush of 4-6 contiguous 6-10-flowered whorls. Calyx with subulate-pointed teeth, belosherstistaya, bilabiate, the upper lip with three teeth, of which the average Read more [...]
Annual with low (usually 10-20, rarely to 50 cm) strong erect stem, branching from the middle or slightly below, sparsely hairy, slightly grayish. Leaves linear or narrowly linear, 2-4 cm long and 1-3 mm wide, the lower narrowed into petiole, others sessile, grayish erect hairy or sparsely hairy, hairs on small tubercles. The flowers are very small, clustered in terminal inflorescences brush. Calyx almost totally dissected into five oblong-linear, in fruit stellate-hairy outstretched shares. Corolla blue, with a diameter of 2 mm, with a short tube and campanulate limb. Fruits are round-ovate, Read more [...]