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by IL-PINE
Thu Dec 29, 2005 5:26 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: jackpot quiz 7
Replies: 32
Views: 42760

Looks like a fungus
by IL-PINE
Thu Dec 29, 2005 5:25 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: Tricky but maybe not!
Replies: 10
Views: 17599

It is tricky yes :?
by IL-PINE
Wed Dec 28, 2005 7:17 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Decorated Involucre
Replies: 12
Views: 13365

I agree with you and I have taken similar photographs recently.
by IL-PINE
Wed Dec 28, 2005 6:57 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: Tricky but maybe not!
Replies: 10
Views: 17599

a nice plate of pasta! :lol:
by IL-PINE
Wed Dec 28, 2005 6:54 pm
Forum: Questions and Requests
Topic: MammaZejza - White/Russian Henbane - Hyoscyamus albus
Replies: 20
Views: 93536

It is a very nice flower! I have never seen the purple form (I did not even know it existed before you started talking about it!)
Imma nsomma mohhna fiz-zejziet hawn!
by IL-PINE
Wed Dec 28, 2005 6:51 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: The names of these plants please...
Replies: 15
Views: 17989

Heh, he's back :)
by IL-PINE
Mon Dec 26, 2005 10:43 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: new Quiz entry by Jackpot
Replies: 11
Views: 18363

OLE!
by IL-PINE
Mon Dec 26, 2005 10:38 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: and this?
Replies: 8
Views: 11163

I will try to descend the valley next time round, if I find my way in!
by IL-PINE
Mon Dec 26, 2005 10:36 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: The names of these plants please...
Replies: 15
Views: 17989

Hi Cristoforo, welcome to our Forum! As Wolf said, this forum has many amateurs who like photographing wild plants and some real experts like our dear Jackpot! Like our Wolf I am also an amateur, but this forum seems to have made us addicted! The Speranza seems to be quite interesting, I never reall...
by IL-PINE
Sat Dec 24, 2005 4:28 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: new Quiz entry by Jackpot
Replies: 11
Views: 18363

Galium aparine?
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 23, 2005 2:40 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: what is this ?
Replies: 13
Views: 15500

8)
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 23, 2005 2:36 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: jackpot quiz 8
Replies: 4
Views: 9872

These are the plants that give us nightmares!
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 23, 2005 2:35 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: jackpot quiz 5
Replies: 8
Views: 16643

I have never seen anything like it!
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 23, 2005 2:32 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: new Quiz entry by Jackpot
Replies: 11
Views: 18363

A Galium species?
No idea how to differentiate between the different species.
by IL-PINE
Thu Dec 22, 2005 10:18 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: and this?
Replies: 8
Views: 11163

Thanks! Today I went on a tour to try to visit 4 of the valleys of the south. I started with Wied Znuber just in the Hal Far Estate. Quite a nice valley, easy to descend and if you descend it totally you finish by the sea. I found nothing great except some Palaeocyanus crassfolia plants. Then I deci...
by IL-PINE
Thu Dec 22, 2005 2:20 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: and this?
Replies: 8
Views: 11163

and this?

Found in a rockpool at Wied il-Bassassa on 22/12/05.
by IL-PINE
Wed Dec 21, 2005 10:59 pm
Forum: Open discussion about Maltese flora
Topic: The success of invasivness of the Bermuda Buttercup (Oxalis)
Replies: 16
Views: 31106

An incredible plant. We just need a large number of Orobanche to kill the Oxalis off! :x
by IL-PINE
Wed Dec 21, 2005 10:56 pm
Forum: Questions and Requests
Topic: MammaZejza - White/Russian Henbane - Hyoscyamus albus
Replies: 20
Views: 93536

I have seen it around the fortifications in Valletta and Cottonera, and especially at St. Paul's Bay just to the left of the Tower along the coast. I found a large number there last year.
by IL-PINE
Tue Dec 20, 2005 9:33 pm
Forum: Questions and Requests
Topic: MammaZejza - White/Russian Henbane - Hyoscyamus albus
Replies: 20
Views: 93536

I have never seen the purple-throated form.
I am :D about the Maltese name of the plant!
by IL-PINE
Mon Dec 19, 2005 7:47 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP QUIZ No.4
Replies: 10
Views: 15937

:lol:
by IL-PINE
Mon Dec 19, 2005 12:30 am
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: what is this ?
Replies: 13
Views: 15500

They both seem a Salvia species MWP.
by IL-PINE
Mon Dec 19, 2005 12:27 am
Forum: Open discussion about Maltese flora
Topic: The success of invasivness of the Bermuda Buttercup (Oxalis)
Replies: 16
Views: 31106

I think that the bulbils are very light and easily get dispersed by wind and will germinate in any condition available - even steppes and the limits of sand dunes. There are no parasites of this species that can limit the spread of the species - the endemic Broomrape who was a parasite on other plan...
by IL-PINE
Mon Dec 19, 2005 12:20 am
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: jackpot quiz 3
Replies: 10
Views: 16110

Yes I agree with you! Good luck with your refurbishment wolf! Hope everything will be alright.
by IL-PINE
Sun Dec 18, 2005 9:15 am
Forum: Open discussion about Maltese flora
Topic: Taraxacum officinale
Replies: 12
Views: 18439

I think there are much more useful medicinal plants than the Dandelion! What a hassle to bring seeds from abroad for such a plant!
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 16, 2005 9:07 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Dark Blue-Violet Bells
Replies: 26
Views: 27387

The Red Data Book (1988) states that it was recently discovered in Malta and states it as very rare. No mention of places or numbers.
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 16, 2005 3:15 pm
Forum: Identification of Maltese Wild Plants
Topic: Dark Blue-Violet Bells
Replies: 26
Views: 27387

Or it might be Muscari commutatum that was discovered to grow in Malta in the 1980s.

:P
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 16, 2005 3:12 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: jackpot quiz 3
Replies: 10
Views: 16110

Disgrace!
by IL-PINE
Fri Dec 16, 2005 3:11 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: jackpot quiz 1
Replies: 16
Views: 23549

:lol: :lol:
by IL-PINE
Thu Dec 15, 2005 10:57 pm
Forum: Education and Quiz Mania
Topic: MWP QUIZ No.4
Replies: 10
Views: 15937

Heh! It looks like Diplotaxis tenuifolia. Anyway the time has passed for the beer :P
by IL-PINE
Thu Dec 15, 2005 3:09 pm
Forum: Questions and Requests
Topic: First snapshots from the new camera!
Replies: 9
Views: 30457

quite cool, they all bring to my mind some cute ideas!
:lol: