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Toru Iwaya - Artist - Works
Toru Iwaya - Artist - Works

ART AND ENVIRONMENTToru Iwaya, the worksSTYLE: CLOWN POIRROTMimoOriginal title: Mime Dans Le FaisceauYear: 1979Dimensions: 20.1 x 16.9 cmPrinting: 90 pieces, numbered and signedTechnique: etching, 3 plates used for printing (destroyed after printing) for more information write to Toru Iwaya (sales @ mail.

Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga National Park - Abruzzo
Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga National Park - Abruzzo

GRAN SASSO AND MONTI DELLA LAGA NATIONAL PARK The Gran Sasso and Monti della Laga National Park is located in the provinces of Ascoli Piceno, L & 39; Aquila, Pescara, Rieti and Teramo and was established with Law 394 of 6 December 1991 with subsequent amendments in the DPR of 5 June 1995. The Park brings together two mountains that are close but very different in their origin, appearance and character.

Sowing calendar to successfully grow your vegetables
Sowing calendar to successfully grow your vegetables

Sowing calendar Find the cultivation periods of the main vegetables and aromatic herbs: sowing, planting, harvesting. For more details about cultivation advice, you can access the "plant" sheets linked to each on the headings of the table. You will find information on the period of sowing or planting, details on the nature of the soil, exposure, but above all advice for success and care for your crops.

Torenia - Scrofulariaceae - Cultivation and care of Torenia plants
Torenia - Scrofulariaceae - Cultivation and care of Torenia plants

HOW TO GROW AND CARE FOR OUR PLANTS: Torenia is a small bushy plant, which produces numerous very colorful flowers and is therefore used to create hedges and colored borders. Main species »GENERAL FEATURESThe Torenia genus of the Scrofulariaceae family includes annual or perennial herbaceous species native to the wooded areas of Africa and tropical Asia up to 3000 m s.

Poisonous and toxic plants
Poisonous and toxic plants

Major hemlock (Conium maculatum) The major hemlock is a biennial herbaceous plant native to Europe, which can be found up to 1800 meters above sea level. known simply as hemlock, which went down in history as the drink drunk by Socrates to take his own life. in fact a poisonous plant in all its parts.

Pansy - Viola tricolor
Pansy - Viola tricolor

Pansy Pansy is a very pretty little herbaceous plant. Its scientific name is Viola tricolor; it belongs to the Viola genus, which includes about 400 species, and to the Violaceae family. It is native to Europe and America; in Italy it is well known and appreciated and is cultivated for ornamental purposes; we can find it in gardens where it is used to create flower beds and borders, or even on terraces and balconies, placed in pots.

Dicliptera - plant in a mild climate, maintain,
Dicliptera - plant in a mild climate, maintain,

Dicliptera, contrast of colors Dicliptera is a plant native to South America, Uruguay specifically. It is a semi-hardy perennial of which there are many varieties. It spreads easily in the garden when planted in dry, light, even poor soil, with a full sun exposure.

The sounds emitted by the donkey - The braying of the donkey
The sounds emitted by the donkey - The braying of the donkey

SOUNDS EMITTED BY ANIMALS The sounds emitted by the donkey: braying The donkey, Equus asinus of the family Equidae emits a sound that is commonly called braying which is nothing more than a set of braying that is to say high sounds and low sounds alternating between them. it is represented with the classic "hee oh, hee oh, hee ho".

Prune the apple tree
Prune the apple tree

Pruning the apple tree The apple tree is a magnificent fruit tree native to the South Caucasus and now grown throughout most of the world. Of considerable size, the tree has fruiting branches and woody branches. The former produce fruit, while the latter are hard, gnarled and completely sterile. The famous fruit is born from the tree: the apple, which is actually a false fruit, a smooth-skinned melonide called an apple.

Agri-Bio: Associated crops -
Agri-Bio: Associated crops -

Agri-Bio in Avesnois, return of associated crops! I did not know this time - or perhaps it was because I was not interested in it - when farmers mixed certain crops on the same plots so that the 'one benefits the other. The agriculture of previous decades, productivist, mainly focused on yield or investment issues (depending on) had moved away from these interesting methods especially from the point of view of yield ... We come back to it thanks to organic, and it's been good.

Morphine: known analgesic used in the medical field in the treatment of acute and chronic pain is obtained from the opium poppy
Morphine: known analgesic used in the medical field in the treatment of acute and chronic pain is obtained from the opium poppy

HALLUCINOGENEMORPHIN PLANTS It is a hallucinogenic substance obtained from opium which is extracted from Papaver somniferum. Morphine is an alkaloid which is obtained from opium which is found mainly in the not yet mature pericarps of Papaver somniferum. Known as an analgesic in treatment of acute and chronic pain is used in the medical field in therapy against pain.

Hops: medicinal properties, method of use and benefits
Hops: medicinal properties, method of use and benefits

HOPS Humulus lupulus (family Celtidaceae) GENERAL CHARACTERISTICS The hops, scientific name Humulus lupulus L., belongs to the Celtidaceae family. It is a very rustic plant and widespread in northern Italy in cool places up to 1500 m of altitude. Only two species belong to the genus Humulus: one is the Humuluslupulus, very well known because it is used for the preparation of beer, the other Humulus japonicus is used as an ornamental plant, very similar to the vine.

Arisaema sikokianum photographs
Arisaema sikokianum photographs

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Seal: the massacres, killings and hunting of seals in Canada
Seal: the massacres, killings and hunting of seals in Canada

WHEN MAN BECOMES A HUMAN BEING? The massacres of the seal «There are about 30 species of seals, which generally live on the coasts of the polar and sub-polar regions of the planet or, in some cases, in some temperate areas. About fifteen of these species are hunted, for a total of 15-16 million specimens.

Stoma: definition and meaning
Stoma: definition and meaning

STOMA In botany, stomata are small openings found in the green organs of plants, especially on the underside of leaves (with the due exceptions, for example aquatic leaves), whose opening and closing is regulated by two cells (guard cells or closing) which have the task of opening and closing these openings, depending on the environmental conditions and the needs of the plants.

Regional or interregional natural parks
Regional or interregional natural parks

Regional or interregional natural parks The regional or interregional natural parks are made up of terrestrial, river, lake areas and possibly by stretches of sea facing the coast, of naturalistic and environmental value, which constitute, within one or more neighboring regions, a homogeneous system, identified by the naturalistic structures of the places, by the landscape and artistic values ​​and by the cultural traditions of the local populations.

Gloriosa - Sow, multiply, plant, nurture
Gloriosa - Sow, multiply, plant, nurture

Gloriosa superba: Magnificent tuberous climber with scarlet flowers Gloriosa superba is a bulbous or rather tuberous plant for spring planting that should not be deprived of in the garden. It is also called Malabar Lily, Glorious Lily, or simply "Glorious", but also Climbing Lily or Wavy Lily.

Zen garden design
Zen garden design

The design of a Zen garden must be carried out in a careful and scrupulous way and above all it must be documented in relation to the meaning of each element placed inside the garden. Being a rather particular garden, it is necessary to be aware that this space can have a real meaning only if you actually know the Zen philosophy that consecrates it as a suitable place for meditation.

The sounds emitted by the lovebirds - The song of the lovebirds
The sounds emitted by the lovebirds - The song of the lovebirds

SOUNDS EMITTED BY ANIMALS The sounds emitted by the inseparable Agapornis spp., The nice parrots of the Psittacidae family known as inseparable, are present in many houses where they cheer with their colors and their song. We report their characteristic quince.If you want to know this animal better, consult the technical sheet: THE INSEPARABLES

Apple varieties: the 10 most famous apple varieties in the world
Apple varieties: the 10 most famous apple varieties in the world

Sei curioso di sapere quali sono per noi le 10 varietà di mele più famose al mondo e soprattutto le più gustose? Buona lettura.Presente persino nei primi passi della Bibbia, il melo (Malus domestica Borkh., 1803) è sicuramente uno degli alberi da frutto più diffusi al mondo.In tutte le sue varietà, le mele sono simbolo di corretta alimentazione in tantissime culture culinarie… ma non solo di questo.