Category Archives: Flora

European Red List of lycopods and ferns

The Global Botanical Portal is glad to inform you about the publication of the European Red List of lycopods and ferns. García Criado, M., Väre, H., Nieto, A., Bento Elias, R., Dyer, R., Ivanenko, Y., Ivanova, D., Lansdown, R., Molina, … Continue reading

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A short trip to Moldova

Moldova is a small country which is located not so far from the geographic center of Europe. However, it is enough hard to find modern botanical information about it, even in Wikipedia. Therefore, a group of Ukrainian botanists under egids … Continue reading

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A little bit about Fritillaria in Ukraine

Fritillaria species are one from the most beautiful spring plants in Ukraine. Every April they give happiness to people, decorating our forests and meadows by fantastic blooming. So, the Global Botanical Portal wasn’t able to leave these plants without special … Continue reading

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Corydalis time in Ukraine

The Global Botanical Garden was going to post information about one of the largest botanical garden of Europe today, but yesterday this plan was changed. The reason is wonderful blooming of Corydalis species which I could watch in forests near … Continue reading

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Some pictures of rock ferns from East and South Europe

Today the Global Botanical Portal offers to talk about rock ferns. They are often small, but so wonderful plants, because grow in specific conditions with limited quantity of organic substances. These ferns are pioneers which inhabit on outcrops of rocks. … Continue reading

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About spring bulb plants of Ukrainian flora

The spring has come in Ukraine! 🙂 A lot of people post pictures of first blooming plants from different regions of the country in the web. Of course, the Global Botanical Pornal can’t be out the process. So, there are … Continue reading

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Pulsatilla: lovely flowers of Ukrainian spring

The layer of snow becomes less, the sun shines brighter and air are warmer in Kyiv during the last week. So, many people have good mood and are feeling the coming of spring. It is pleasent for each from us, … Continue reading

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About a tragedy in nature …

Of course, every from us knows as minimum several examples when human activity was the main reason for disappearing of species of plants and animals. It is terrible pages of our history, and unfortunately they aren’t often instructive for our … Continue reading

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