Red Book The Red Book - the list of endangered or already extinct species of plants or animals.These lists are compiled sad at both the regional and the national and international level.The regional Red books you will find photos and descriptions of the plants and animals that once abounded in and grew up in the area where you now reside, and this "once" can be, and most recently - 20-30 years ago.Climate change, linked to human activities, the barbaric destruction of natural resources is often the reason why that you ever lost or may lose in the near future, the opportunity
to see the animal or plant.But it is worth considering that before that they quite happily exist on the ground, taking roles to biological niche.

State, of course, makes no attempt to somehow fix the situation, but most often they are limited edition of the Red Book, leafing through which you can sadly find that once themselves could cause the disappearance of a species, disrupting likedplant or flower.In 1988 the Red Book was published by Russian plants, flowers listed therein, arranged in alphabetical order.Knowing the name of the flower you are interested, you can always check to see whether it is an endangered species and, if so, can easily find a description in the book. does not encourage traders primroses or acquire them from the hands of these bouquets, almost entirely composed of the colors listed in the Red Book.

As a rule, especially the "inherited" from the uncontrolled and unthinking thrust man to beauty the colors that appear in the woods or on the edges first, so-called "Primrose": snowdrops, violet, iris andthose that have attractive bright form maqam, peony and so on. You should familiarize yourself with these types of plants to avoid being continue their extermination.Check out this book and your child, and teach it the careful treatment of those natural resources, which at first seem to be inexhaustible, but which, unfortunately, people are constantly forced to bring in the kill. If you use recipes of traditional medicine, try to buy the ingredients for them at the pharmacy, the raw materials that are sold there, mostly grown on special plantations.

Snowdrop Bortkiewicz

Unlike conventional snowdrops, whose petals have sirenevato gray-purple color, this delicate spring flower snow white.Bortkiewicz Snowdrop (Galanthus bortkewitschianus) is named after the Russian dendrologist forester and VMBortkiewicz.The population of this plant of the family Amaryllidaceae, once occupies a large area in the middle lane, in the Urals and southern Russia, is steadily declining.It grows in the middle and lower mountain belt, and these areas are constantly being developed by man, there are not only being cutting, and new construction.In addition, this beautiful flower people mercilessly tear to decorate these delicate bells framed lanceolate leaves their homes.

fine-leaved Peony

Even some 40-50 years ago, this flower can be found in almost all over the country - he also blossom in spring and from mid-May its clusters of inflorescences, with intense burgundy color, can be seen in forest clearingsand fringes, slopes of low mountains in the Black Sea regions.This plant grows in groups, so fans of the beautiful set Bouquets of these pions just a bucket, not limited to a few pieces.Now, unfortunately, its population has shrunk dramatically, and often it can be found in the forests of the Black Sea coast.

Iris yellow

Another of spring flowers that can be found along the shores of lakes and rivers, near the swamps in the middle of the European part of Russia.This flower is not only a beautiful view, it is also used in the perfume and confectionery industry - from its flowers squeeze the essential oil and dry roots, has a fine violet aroma, Mellat and added to cakes and pastries.

Papaver bracteatum

It's a great plant of the poppy family, which can reach a height of 130 cm, can be often found in the southern regions of Russia recently.Pinnatisect leaves, located at the roots of high-crowned stem, decorated with large flowers crimson color.In the center, at the base of the petals, the flowers are black with yellow trim.Flowering time of this amazing poppy - the middle or end of May, and it blooms for more than 3 weeks.

Lily Sarankov

This variety of lily native to the steppe and forest steppe of southern Siberia.Sarankov also called "royal locks" for the shape of the flowers, the petals of which are beautifully curved.The white, pink or lilacky lily flowers look very beautiful in vases, and its roots are used in traditional medicine, which, of course, does nothing to further the conservation of this plant.