About the flowers and the bees

Lesvos not only is a unique place for petrified trees, birds and flowers, but of all Greek islands it also has the biggest bee population with about 650 different species. The volcanic landscape, the migrating birds, a long list of orchids, dragon flies, beetles, butterflies, they all form a Vahalla for scientists. Continue reading ->

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April 10, 2010 About plants that can destroy armies

Flowers can be beautiful, but also dangerous. The so praised yellow rhododendron, in Europe only to be found on Lesvos, can for example defeat entire armies. How do they do that and where can you find them on the island, a column from 2010 ->