Liliaceae, Asparagus prostratus, wild asparagus – Montenegro

According the the Encyclopedia Britannica there are around 300 species of asparagus worldwide, 15 of which can be found in the Mediterranean region. Asparagus prostratus, once considered to be a […]

Liliaceae, Asphodeline lutea, Yellow asphodel, Montenegro

This is a perennial plant with an erect stem covered in many narrow leaves. It is typically found in infertile, stony locations. The flowers are yellow, packed in a dense […]

Liliaceae, Urginea maritima, Sea Squill, Sea Onion

Urginea is sometimes included in the Drimia genera, comprising around 120 species in S Eurpoe, Africa and parts of Asia. U. maritima is typically considered to be a group of […]


Here’s a list-in-progress of plant families, ordered alphabetically. Click a family name and the link will take you to a page listing corresponding entries. I am in the process up […]


Following is a list of plant species I work with. The list mostly consists of species from around the world, typically those species I have encountered while living, traveling and […]