Early July pleased and moderately warm rainy weather. In the forest, the birds subside. Occasionally will give flute voice oriole, whistling his "tityu-it-Vitya" elegant lentils, but shed melodious song tireless willow warbler, again deciding nested. Passing grove, I heard a loud hum of bees, and felt a strong flavor.This linden blossom! Not every year delights us with abundant flowering linden.Lipa - a wonderful tree. She lives to 300-400 years, and in some conditions may exist as a single-huge tree with a trunk diameter of up to 2 meters, the other as a shrub, constantly proliferating from rhizomes. Read more [...]
The project "Taghilsky tray beginning of the XXI century"
Meeting friends and like-minded people for a unique radeyuschie Tagil podnosny fishing, so it was possible to characterize the situation the grand opening of the exhibition "Keeping the rose" in Nizhny Tagil Museum of Fine Arts, devoted to the 265 anniversary of the Ural lacquer painting. This is the second exhibition of the "tray Taghilsky start XXI Century ".
Recent years have shown that flower painting lost its leading position in podnosnom fishery, which it occupied in the last quarter of the twentieth century, replaced Read more [...]
Patios, communicating and
closed, close and large, old and
planned recently, there are not
Each of them - continued
one or more houses, and each weather
do people who live in these high-rise buildings. And
Another interesting observation: tourists in the yard is not
always determined by the amount of money at the general
personal account of the whole house. It also happens that
colorful and unique house territory
becomes due to a small group of residents,
combined good idea and sincerely
interested in her lifetime. These people are not
money is Read more [...]
NATURAL DYES.The name of a plant - Source coloring - the Color of the paint.Pigweed white (quinoa). Chenopodium album L. - Grass - Reddish.The cinquefoil. Covarum plustre L. - Root - Reddish.Should. Poligonum bistorta L. - Root - Reddish. The tanning agent.Feral galangal. Potentilla erecta Hampe. - Root - Blue. The tanning agent. Root+saravelos iron - Dark. Root+alum - Blue.St. John's square.Hypericum quadrangulum L. - Roots - Reddish (for wool).St. John's wort usual. Hypericum perforatum. The flowers and leaves are Reddish and yellowish.Bedstraw soft. Galium mollugo L. - Roots - Reddish.Bedstraw Read more [...]
HOW to Find out the TIME BY COLOR?Some flowers open and locked on a specific schedule. On a clear and Sunny day the flowers bloom during the day: • salsify in 3-4 hours; • rosehip and chicory in 4-5 hours; • Mac golostebelny, garden weed, day-Lily 5 hours; • string tripartite, dandelion pharmaceutical in 5-6 hours;• umbrella Yastrebino, flower, pasnik paniculate 6 hours; • flax, potatoes, field sow Thistle, Yastrebino hairy 6-7 hours; • onecnc branched, lettuce, dandelion bristly, water Lily white in 7 hours;• water Lily, field bindweed, mesembryanthemum bearded 7-8 hours; • Read more [...]
Author: Ruta Vasiliev
Despite the late autumn in my garden unexpectedly bloomed for the second time primrose is one of the early spring performativity primrose with white flowers and bright yellow inlays showed up at my house on March 8.
Flowered it in a pot on the windowsill until the end of April, and was then planted in a flower bed in our cottage, where he continued his violent flowering to early June. And then it was summer, one after another went to color peonies and Phlox, daisies and roses, dahlias and gladioli, and the first spring flower I soon forgot.
And now late in the autumn he Read more [...]
Climbing, woody plant-climber with strong root system. Trunk to 1b m long and 25 mm wide with dark brown flaky crust. This plant is the Far East. Ordinary leaves, petioles, flowers are white, fragrant, with grinding of both there is a smell of lemon. Blooms in May and June. Fruits in late August and September.
From 1st flower matures brush bright red spherical fruits. Of them prepare jam, wine, fruit drinks and juices. In medicine is used as a means of toning the central nervous system. Schisandra berries decoction few capable of lowering blood sugar levels. If hypotension increases Read more [...]
First opens this berry in the forests of our country berry season, with almost two weeks earlier than strawberries. Low shrub, up to 1.5 meters. Blossoms in May, flowers yellowish-white, fragrant. Berries ripen early June, juicy, sweet and sour, almost black, with a bluish bloom. Eat fresh kind, prepare jam, dried.
The content of vitamin C takes one of the first places - 57.3 milligrams per 100 grams of fruit. In folk medicine used berries, flowers, leaves, bark. Honeysuckle tree species is very strong and is used for various craft. Read more [...]
This long stitching shrub up to 1.5 meters. Trifoliate leaves, greenish top, bottom, lighter with malehankih spines. Blackberry colloquially referred to as "dark raspberry", "ezhinoy", "ozhinoy." It blooms from May to illumine, ie the flowering period is extended in time, fruiting well. The flowers are white, gathered in the thyroid brush. Fruits grown tobacco.
Fruit - drupe complex, with dark bluish bloom, juicy, sweet or sour-sweet, very savory. Do blackberry useful berries, leaves, flowers, roots. Ripe berry contains from 4 to 87o carbohydrate, 0.8 to Read more [...]
Lovely long growing shrub up to 6-10 meters. The trunk and branches are old ash-brown glubokoborozdchatuyu bark, young branches at first greenish, later brownish-gray with frequent yellow lenticels. Lower leaves little lighter than the top, with a nasty smell when rubbed. Blossoms in May-June, flowers (5-6 mm in diameter collected in corymbose inflorescences (12-20 cm in diameter), a creamy, yellowish-white, smelling. During July and August the juicy ripe sour-sweet berries of black and purple ( 3-6 mm in diameter), rather palatable.
The berries can be eaten fresh kind, of them also cooked Read more [...]
Strawberries - strawberries cantaloupe, strawberries or butternut (Fragaria moschata, or F. elatior), a perennial herbaceous plant of the genus Fragaria of the family Rosaceae. Height 30-35 cm Leaves trifoliate, large, light green, ribbed, dense pubescence. Flower stalks above the foliage. The flowers are white, with five petals, usually unisexual, found in the culture varieties with bisexual flowers.
Fruits (berries) are small (2-3 g), conical, pinkish-purple, with snow-white flesh, sweet, spicy, with a strong specific smell. Strawberry hardy enough, but long frosts without snow caused Read more [...]
Elm or elm (Latin Úlmus) - A genus of trees of the family Vyazovye. Ilma appeared about 40 million years ago and contain several types of 10-s. Some species are better known under the names of elm, elm, elm. This is largely deciduous trees that bloom early spring before the leaves and fruit in late spring - early summer. Height of the trees from time to time sought 40 m and diameter of the barrel - 2 m Ilma well tolerated haircut, undemanding, drought-resistant and cold-resistant many kinds. Fetal stool shoots, root and seeds descendants. Crown with broad rounded or spherical tip, some Read more [...]
Unusual roses presented to the opened flower exhibition in Beijing. Say what color they are, it is impossible - it is constantly changing. Enough to touch the petals or lightly blow on the flower - and it is in front of others. Affect the color of the temperature fluctuations. There are those roses that can be enjoyed at night. During the day they accumulate sunlight and after dark glow.
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Last American rover named "Kuroziti" continues an active research on Mars, during which reveals a lot of interesting things. Cameras mounted on the rover's "Kuroziti" not rest even during the holidays. They photographed a close-up of the Martian rocky landscapes of Yellowknife Bay, as well as Martian flower, making the way to the surface.
Going to make rover pictures, scientists have made two interesting mosaic photo.
We can see these photos in a little distorted color schemes, so that to understand how the Martian landscape would look like on Earth.
The photo number Read more [...]
In winter and summer - full flower. In Stavropol Botanical Garden in early December flowered lilac, and wondering in Nalchik on daisies and dandelions to blow away the parachutes. Experts explain the anomaly of unusually warm weather, which is now established in the North Caucasus. Stavropol lilacs bloomed this year, three times. Spring, fall and now this time - in the winter. Did not flower unless it is in the summer. But experts say, a severe drought in August, and then followed by heat rainfall brought down the plant confused, and the next cold can and does kill lilac.
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Perennial herb 15-50 cm tall, covered with short bifid and simple hairs, resistant rootstock. Stem erect or ascending at the base, simple or with a few branches at the top, abundant foliage. The leaves are alternate, ovate or rounded, twice pinnate into linear segments, with petioles. Baskets are large, located at the tips of stems and branches. Marginal flowers ligulate, white, pink or pinkish-purple; median - tubular, yellow. Fruit-achenes 1.8-2.5 mm in length and a width of about 0.5 mm. Blooms from July to September, the fruits ripen in August-October.
Europe and North view. In Russia, Read more [...]
Travelers usually suffer from various attacks by insects, or, as they say, from the "gnats."
In the summer, each of you has experienced mosquitoes and small midges. The task of hunting for plants - protect yourself from them.
A common way to protect against midges - is a smokescreen from the fire, but to sit in the smoke, choking and coughing, unpleasant. And these forest dwellers never laid smoky fires, which are visible from a distance and not warm. Insects are well versed in a variety of scents: one to attract, repel others. Better to use your received odorous ve society, such Read more [...]
In the spring grasses are clearly visible large carved leaves of plants known to us already Umbelliferae or new nomenclature - celery. This includes chervil and kupyr.
The family is very great, includes about
3000 species, combined in 300 genera, found throughout most of the world's land. The most characteristic feature of this family, who gave him the name, are the blossoms, called cyme.
These buds really like umbrellas: the center of the inflorescence, like the spokes of an umbrella, flower stalks with flowers sticking out at the ends, a lot of them, and all the flowers at first glance Read more [...]
Anthocyanins, as already mentioned, give flowers of pink, crimson, red, violet, blue. Chalcones, Auron, some flavonols differ yellow color, and flavonol glycosides, along with anthocyanins give the color of flowers blue. Flavones found in the flowers of white and ivory colors. Bright and varied color of flowers in combination with drops of nectar attracts insects that are on their feet and abdomen carry pollen from flower to flower and thus contribute to pollination. In this delicate and perfect the mechanism of coloring flowers is an important and necessary part.
However, some observations Read more [...]
In the chapter on summer grasses we have met with Amaranth. What makes me come back to this plant? Exceptional abundance of this family in the flowerbeds. The fashion for these beautiful plants back not so long ago, and they are more and more common in our flower beds. Why not use them on the primary purpose?
Amaranth family includes 65 genera and 850 species of plants, mostly from America and Africa, mainly to tropical and subtropical parts. This is mainly grass, but there are a few shrubs, dwarf shrubs and vines. All plants of this family intact leaves and flowers without petals, but always Read more [...]