Virtual herbarium

bush full of white flowers

Radish (Raphanus raphanistrum)

Raphanus raphanistrum, more popularly known as radish, is a plant that belongs to the genus Raphaus, to the Cruciferae family. The latter, also called family ...
Radishes are edible

Radish (Raphanus sativus)

Radish is the root of a horticultural plant that grows very well both in the garden and in pots, as long as you are ...
The fruits of the rambutan are very decorative

Rambutan (Nephelium lappaceum)

Who has not ever heard the word '' rambutan ''? It is true, in Europe we can only have heard it mentioned, and perhaps we have tasted its fruits ...
lovely orange flower with dew drops

Buttercup (Ranunculus)

The genus Ranunculus belongs to the Ranunculaceae family and has about 400 species, perennials and annuals. Of Asian origin, they can be seen in ...
Ranuluncus repens grown

Ranunculus repens

Today we are going to dedicate ourselves to a plant that is useful in various fields. It's about the buttercup. Its scientific name is Ranunculus repens.…
The Raphis excelsa is a palm tree with fan-shaped leaves

Raphis excelsa

If you like small palm trees, the kind that you can grow in a pot throughout your life either indoors or in ...
cactus with a big orange flower

Rebutia (Rebutia heliosa)

Each landscape in the world has its charm and characteristic plants of the place that can become extremely tender and charming like the Rebutia ...
The flowers of the broom sphaerocarpa are yellow

Yellow broom (Broom sphaerocarpa)

The Retama sphaerocarpa is easy to distinguish by its linear leaves and, above all, by the amount of yellow flowers it produces. Produces so many, that you ...
bush with yellow flowers

White broom (Genista florida)

There are very few shrub-type plants that, when they bloom, offer a great view to the eye. Those who have had the opportunity to see ...
bush full of white flowers

White broom (Broom monosperma)

The Monosperma Retama belongs to the Retama genus (more specifically to the Fabaceae family) and is characterized by its white flowers (that is precisely why its name ...
Rhipsalis baccifera is a flowering cactus

Rhipsalis baccifera

The hanging cacti are wonderful. They can be had as a tall, narrow table plant, or on a balcony. But the truth is that ...
View of the Rhododendron ponticum

Rhododendron ponticum

Plants such as Rhododendron ponticum are wonderful, since they produce large flowers that give color to the place where we have them, and as they have ...
Toxicodendron is a very dangerous plant

Rhus toxicodendron (Toxicodendron)

There are a number of plants that produce substances that are very useful for defending themselves against herbivorous animals. Some of them are used ...
robinia hispida

robinia hispida

The Robinia hispida is a marvel: it is not as tall as other trees, it produces very beautiful flowers and it is also resistant to cold and ...
Oak is a big tree

Oak (Quercus)

When we talk about oak, we refer to various species of the Quercus genus that have very similar characteristics and needs. In general, they are plants with ...
Quercus petraea

Sessile oak (Quercus petraea)

There are trees that have unique characteristics and are really necessary for the formation of soil. In this case, we are going to talk about a deciduous tree ...
American oak

American oak (Quercus rubra)

Deciduous trees are a real marvel, and those that dress in their best clothes during the fall ... those are even more beautiful if ...
The leaves of the Grevillea robusta are green

Australian oak (Grevillea robusta)

The Grevillea robusta is a magnificent tree that, although it grows a lot in height, having a rather thin trunk and a columnar bearing, ...
Quercus alnifolia

Golden oak (Quercus alnifolia)

The golden oak is a still very unknown tree, but incredibly beautiful. Over the years it gives a good shade, to the point ...
View of the Drosera aliciae

Sundew (Drosera)

Plants of the genus Drosera are some of the best adapted to living in nutrient-poor soils; what's more, thanks to ...
Helianthemum syriacum flower

Rosemary (Helianthemum syriacum)

The plant known by the scientific name Helianthemum syriacum is one of the most common in the Mediterranean. Small, with leaves that do not stand out much, ...
Westringia is an evergreen shrub

Rosemary (Westringia)

Shrubs like those in the genus Westringia make great plants, ideal as low hedges or even as '' filler plants '' (i.e. to put in ...
Rosemary is an aromatic plant with small leaves

Rosemary (Salvia rosmarinus)

Rosemary is a plant that is grown in sunny gardens and patios. You do not need to be very aware of him since he can ...
Hibiscus mutabilis

May Rose (Hibiscus mutabilis)

Hibiscus mutabilis is a perennial species belonging to the Malvaceae family. It is easy to grow, both indoors and in ...
yellow flowers called Kerria japonica

Japonica rose (Kerria japonica)

The Kerria japonica or well known by other names such as Japanese rose, querria, yellow hip or peniflora, is a plant that belongs to the family ...
The rough rose is a spectacular flower

Rough rose

Do you like roses? I love them. Walking along a path marked by these wonderful plants makes me feel great, especially if they are ...
Wild roses

Wild rose

Roses are beautiful plants, whose flowers are liked by everyone. There are many kinds of roses, one of these kinds being the rose ...
The fruits of the Rubus can be edible

Rubus

Plants of the genus Rubus can be interesting, since due to their rapid growth and long stems they are ideal for covering fences, ...
Ruellia is a purple-flowered plant

Ruellia

Flowering plants are one of the elements that look great anywhere. The reason is simple: large or small, many of ...
The fruits of the Ruscus are berries

Russian

In the world there are thousands of species of shrubs, which is fortunate, because they are of that type of plants that can be used ...
Russelia plant

Russelia equisetiformis

There are plants so decorative that it seems that they have been taken from a story, and there are others that can also be had indistinctly in the garden ...