Virtual herbarium

Echeveria agavoides is a very decorative succulent

Echeveria agavoides

Non-cacti succulents are famous for having very elegant shapes and colors, but the Echeveria agavoides is one of the most striking.…
Echeveria elegans is a very pretty succulent

Echeveria elegans

Echeveria elegans is one of the most common and most beautiful succulent or non-cactaceous plants in the world, so much so that it is ...
View of an Echeveria laui

echeveria laui

There is no doubt that one of the most beautiful succulents, especially if you take good care of it, is the Echeveria laui, an original plant ...
Echiunacea is a perennial flower

Echinacea

Echinacea are plants that reach a height of up to 2 meters, and that have large flowers that attract a multitude of beneficial insects.
The echinacea or coneflower purpurea is a plant very similar to the daisy

Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea)

Echinacea or Echinacea purpurea is a plant very similar to the daisy. This species belongs to the Asteraceae family. This genre is ...
Echinacea angustifolia

Echinacea angustifolia

Among the echinaceae, we find some interesting varieties with medicinal uses. Today we are talking about a widely cultivated and used variety. It's about the Echinacea ...
Echium fastuosum

Echium fastuosum

The plants of the genus Echium are wonderful: they produce very showy flowers, and they reach very interesting sizes to be able to grow them in a garden. But also,…
The edelweiss flower is white

Edelweiss (Leontopodium alpinum)

To speak of the edelweiss flower is to speak of a plant that blooms in very specific regions, so much so that it is highly protected and even harvesting ...
Carlina acanthifolia is the flower of the Basque Country

Eguzkilore (Carlina acanthifolia)

In each community there is usually a plant that has some very special meaning for the people. It is often a flower loaded with symbolism, the protagonist ...
Eleagnus pungens with white spots

Eleagnus (Eleagnus pungens)

Eleagnus pungens is native to the Elaeagnaceae family, an interesting shrub that has several attractive qualities on the market. Of all the species that ...
pink hellebore variety

Hellebore: characteristics and care

Hellebore is a genus of perennial plants that are found in Europe and Asia. They are plants that, due to their beauty and ornamental contribution, should be ...
close up image of a water plant that can be used in aquariums

Elodea (Egeriadense)

The Egeria Densa, also known as the water plant called Elodea, has a growth that can reach up to 4m in depth, the stems ...
Marchantia polymorpha as a semi-aquatic species

Instep (Marchantia polymorpha)

Not all the plants discussed on this page have to be intended for landscaping or used to decorate interiors. There are plants ...
Quercus rotundifolia, is the scientific name of an evergreen tree

Holm oak (Quercus ilex)

Quercus ilex is an evergreen tree, sometimes shrub, that you can grow in large or small gardens. Its growth rate is ...
Dill

Dill: cultivation, uses and more

Dill is an annual herbaceous plant native to the East that reaches a height of approximately 1 meter. It is an edible herb, using its ...
View of Epilobium parviflorum in flower

Epilobium (Epilobium parviflorum)

Epilobium parviflorum is a very beautiful herb, but it also has properties that are medicinal, that is, you can have, for example, in a ...
a white open flower of the Epilobium roseum plant

Pink willow tree (Epilobium roseum)

The Epilobium is a genus of annual herbaceous plant of approximately 200 species that has flowers with four petals and various colors such as ...
The Equisetum ramossissimum is a semi-aquatic plant

Equisetum ramosissimum

The Equisetum ramosissimum is a very interesting plant for those who have a pond. Its thin, green stems can provide shelter for fish ...
plants of the genus erodium

erodium

Today we are going to talk about a genus of plants that has species with a large number of infraspecific variants. Many of these plants are frequent ...

eryngium

The Eryngium are a type of thistle with really striking flowers. Although we are talking about thorny plants, that does not mean that they cannot be used ...
Erysimum allionii

Erysimum

The Erysimum are a series of very special plants: some of their species are endemic to the region of the Teide volcano, in Tenerife, and ...
Cytisus multiflorus in habitat

White broom (Cytisus multiflorus)

Shrubs are essential plants for any garden, patio, balcony or terrace, as there are many that remain beautiful throughout the year and ...
The flowers of the escorzonera are yellow

Scorzonera (Scorzonera hispanica)

Have you ever heard of the scorzonera? It is a horticultural herb whose roots and leaves are edible ... and medicinal. In addition, its cultivation ...
Esparraguera

Esparraguera

Asparagus is widely cultivated throughout the world since asparagus is a vegetable with great nutritional properties to add to all kinds ...
Esparto

Esparto grass (Stipa tenacissima)

The plant known as esparto, whose scientific name is Stipa tenacissima, is a herbaceous plant that looks great in gardens, whether they are rocky ... or not. ...
Espelta

Spelled (Triticum spelta)

Spelled is an herb that has been very popular lately, and its seeds are one of the ingredients of, for example, some ...
View of the Poa pratensis in Berlin

Spikelet (Poa pratensis)

Poa pratensis is a very interesting grass. With it you can have a spectacular lawn, since it resists footprints well and does not require ...
View of the Acacia farnesiana

Whitehead (Acacia farnesiana)

Living in an area where it is very hot in summer and where this season also coincides with the dry season, it is highly recommended ...
flowers of hawthorn or Crataegus

Hawthorn (Crataegus oxyacantha)

The Crataegus oxyacantha or hawthorn as it is commonly known, is a plant that belongs to the Rosaceae family, which under conditions ...
Black hawthorn is an evergreen shrub

Black hawthorn (Rhamnus lycioides)

The truth is that when you live in an area where drought is usually a problem, it is interesting (and recommended) to look for species that are ...
View of Delphinium elatum in bloom

Larkspur (Delphinium elatum)

Do you want a herbaceous plant that will live for several years and that also produces lots of flowers each spring? Then let me introduce you to Delphinium elatum, ...
shrub full of purple flowers and named Delphinium gracile

Larkspur (Delphinium gracile)

The Delphinium gracile is a herbaceous plant of the genus Delphinium popularly known as guinea pig, espuelilla or larkspur. It tends to be confused with the plant ...

Mat (Ruschia)

Today we come to talk about a rather exotic plant that belongs to the succulents. It's about the mat. Its scientific name is Ruschia ...
View of the Artemisia dracunculus

Tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus)

Tarragon is one of the most popular plants. It is widely used both for its ornamental beauty and for its culinary properties and uses. What's more,…
The bromeliad Guzmania lingulata is a tropical plant

Scarlet star (Guzmania lingulata)

Bromeliads are all beautiful, but the vast majority do not resist the cold one bit, and they do not adapt well to the conditions of ...
Eucalyptus trees grow very fast

Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus)

The eucalyptus must be, by far, the most hated tree: it has very invasive roots, it does not let anything grow underneath or around it, it is capable ...
elongated green leaves of the Eucalyptus camaldulensis tree

Red eucalyptus (Eucalyptus camaldulensis)

Native to Australia but widespread in many parts of the world, this arboreal species also called red eucalyptus and evergreen tree, belongs to the Eucalypto genus of ...
tree with trunk of different colors that attract attention

Rainbow Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus deglupta)

Do you want to know a species of eucalyptus whose trunks seem to have been intervened by a painting artist? These are the Eucalyptus deglupta, which have a trunk ...
Eucalyptus cinerea

Eucalyptus cinerea

Have you ever heard of Eucalyptus cinerea? Do you know what kind of plant it is? The first thing you should know is that it is one of the ...
tall branches of the tree called Eucalyptus nitens

eucalyptus nitens

Eucalyptus nitens is an evergreen tree in the Myrtle family. Very straight trunk with shiny white bark superimposed with strips of ...
Miscanthus sinesis bush next to a tree

Eulalia (Miscanthus sinensis)

Miscanthus sinesis is a perennial herbaceous plant, also known as Chinese silver grass, eulalia, maiden, or zebra. It belongs to the grass family, genus ...
shrub with intense and beautiful foliage

Eulalia (Miscanthus)

Miscanthus, also known by the common name of Eulalia, is a plant that is part of the Poacae family. Is a…
seas and oceans

Euonymus

Today we are going to talk about a genus that encompasses 175 species of trees, shrubs and vines widely used in decoration both in parks ...
Euonymus alatus grown

Euonymus alatus

Today we are going to talk about a type of bush that will give us a new renewal of colors when autumn arrives. It's about the Euonymus ...
shrub called Eupatorium

eupatorium

Of the genus Eupatorium it is estimated that there are about 250 officially registered species. So how do you go about talking about all of them? This is not necessary,…
The Euphorbia aphylla is a small shrub

Euphorbia aphylla

The Euphorbia aphylla is a shrub that can be grown both in a large pot and in the ground. It grows slowly, and although ...
Euphorbia characias

Euphorbia characias

Today we are going to talk about a plant with spectacular foliage that emits a brilliant glow when in the sun. It's about the Euphorbia ...
Euphorbia cyparissias

Euphorbia cyparissias

Have you ever heard of Euphorbia cyparissias? You may know it by other names, such as euphorbia, cypress euphorbia, milk thief ... Do you have one at home or ...
Euphorbia helioscopy

Euphorbia helioscopy

Today we are going to talk about a plant commonly known as lecherula, sunflower spurge, pichoga and tornagallos. It is the Euphorbia helioscopia. Belongs to the…
The Euphorbia horrida produces little ornamental flowers

Euphorbia horrida

The Euphorbia horrida has a surname that doesn't really suit it too much 🙂, and it is that although it has thorns, they are harmless. Furthermore, if…
The Euphorbia lactea f cristata is very common

Euphorbia lactea

Euphorbia lactea is a beautiful succulent plant whose maintenance is sometimes surprising ... and not always for the better, especially when it is bought grafted. But it is ...
Euphorbia peplus growth

Euphorbia peplus

Today we are going to talk about a phanerogamic species that belongs to the Euphorbiaceae family. It is the Euphorbia peplus. He is also ...
The evonym plant is widely used as a low hedge

Evonimo (Euonymous japonicus)

It is one of the most popular evergreen saplings / shrubs. Its easy cultivation and maintenance, as well as its resistance to pruning and ...