Virtual herbarium

Centranthus ruber clumps

Red Valerian (Centranthus ruber)

Today we are going to talk about a plant commonly known as red valerian. Its scientific name is Centranthus ruber and it also has other names such as grass ...
Euphorbia abyssinica with fruits on its branches

Desert candle (Euphorbia acrurensis)

It is possible that in your country they tend to confuse Euphorbia acrurensis with some types of cacti. Its appearance is very similar to plants ...
pitano area

Vella pseudocytisus

Today we are going to talk about a plant that is an endemism of the Iberian Peninsula and that has a stenochoric character. It's about the Vella ...
Verbascum sinuatum in habitat

Verbascum

The Verbascum is a plant that produces a long flower stalk in spring to summer, full of beautiful and cheerful flowers. Due to its height, ...
Verbena

Verbena: characteristics and care

Among the genus of Verbena there are a large number of species, in total, about 250, and all belong to the Verbenaceae family. They are very ...
wild shrub whose flowers are purple

Vetch (Vicia sativa)

Vicia sativa is a herbaceous plant that, as is known, has its origins in the entire Mediterranean area and Africa and ...
herbaceous plant called Echium creticum

Viborera (Echium creticum)

The Echium creticum is a plant that receives different names, but it is often known as viborera, as it happens ...
Echium vulgare meadow

Viborera (Echium vulgare)

Today we are talking about a plant known by various common names and which resembles the head of a viper. It's about the viborera.…
Viburnum lucidum flower

Viburnum Lucidum

The Viburnum lucidum is an ideal plant to create hedges of those that attract a lot of attention throughout the year: in spring its precious ...
Victoria amazonica plant

victoria amazonica

It is by far the largest aquatic plant in the world. In fact, often the birds and birds that are in the Amazon region, that ...
the vine and its characteristics

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We have all eaten grapes at some time and we have talked about the plant that produces them, the vine. However, surely you do not know thoroughly ...
Other uses of the vinegar plant

Vinegar (Oxalis pes-caprae)

Who hasn't enjoyed the vinegar plant when they were young? I remember that I used to pick its flowers and chew the stem every time ...
View of the flower of the Vinca difformis

Vinca difformis

The Vinca difformis is an ideal plant for patios and terraces, and even to make the garden have a very special corner. Besides, it's ...
Vinca major flowers

vinca major

Perfect for garden decoration due to its varied color in shades between blue and purple, Vinca major is one of the plants that…
bush full of pink flowers

Pink Vinca (Catharanthus roseus)

Do you know the Catharantus roseus plant? You may have seen this herbaceous plant and it has surprised you with the intense color of its flowers, but also ...

Pyrenean Violet (Viola cornuta)

Viola cornuta is a lovely plant, especially during the fall when its flowers bloom. She is a first cousin of Viola x Wittrockiana, who…
garden full of flowers of Viola riviniana

Common dog violet (Viola riviniana)

The Viola riviniana is one of those plants that are suitable to have them in flowerpots, gardens and other natural spaces in the home. Not only…