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Ex Situ Conservation of Rare Medicinal Plants in the Botanical Garden (Institute) of Academy of Sciences of Moldova

Nina Ciocârlan
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  • Botanical Garden (Institute) of Academy of Sciences of Moldova, 18, Pădurii St., 2002 - Chişinău, Republic of Moldova
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Published Online: 2013-12-10 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/ahbb-2013-0005


This work refers to the native species of genus Astragalus L. (A. dasyanthus, A. ponticus), Adonis L. (A. vernalis, A. wolgensis) and Digitalis L. (D. lanata, D. grandiflora). The plants are cultivated in the Botanical Garden of Moldova in the field collection of the medicinal and aromatic plants. Investigation includes propagation aspects, research into cultivation techniques and conservation measures. The biological particularities and the phenologic rhythm are also registered. The obtained data shows the ecological flexibility of species and the possibility of preserving them in culture.

Keywords: cultivation; ex situ conservation; medicinal plants; propagation

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Published Online: 2013-12-10

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Citation Information: Acta Horti Botanici Bucurestiensis, Volume 40, Issue 1, Pages 43–48, ISSN (Online) 0374-1273, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2478/ahbb-2013-0005.

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