COLLECTION OF USEFUL PLANTS IN GREENHOUSES BOTANICAL GARDEN OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CRAIOVA

Authors

  • Sonia Cruceru University of Craiova, "Al. Buia" Botanical Garden, C-tin Lecca Street, No. 26, Craiova, Dolj County
  • Violeta Boruz University of Craiova, "Al. Buia" Botanical Garden, C-tin Lecca Street, No. 26, Craiova, Dolj County
  • Savastita Ariciu University of Craiova, "Al. Buia" Botanical Garden, C-tin Lecca Street, No. 26, Craiova, Dolj County

Abstract

Botanical Gardens are responsible for ensuring optimum plant growth and to present them to the public.
This paper presents data on useful plants from different geographical regions grown in greenhouses of the Botanical Garden of the University of Craiova. Are presented the data on taxonomic classification, origin, use, part(s) used. These species are edible fruit gives us: Persea americana (Avocado), Eriobotrya japonica (Japanese medlar), which provides textile plants: Boehmeria nivea (Ramie), plants used in food: Manihot esculenta (Cassava), Olea europaea (Olive), Citrus spp., plants with stimulant, aromatic and therapeutic properties: Coffea arabica (Coffee tree), Piper nigrum (Black pepper), Vanilla planifolia (Vanilla), Cinnamomum camphora (Camphor tree), Myrtus commmunis (Myrtle), many of species entered the plants fail to reach flowering and fruiting.

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Published

2014-08-19

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Working Group 1: Plant Cultivation and Animal Growing Technologies