Photo gallery

Mercurialis_winter

M. annua grown in greenhouse conditions in winter

Mperennis_close-up

M. perennis close-up

Mperennis

Mercurialis perennis growing naturally in Switzerland (close to Broc)

Mercurialis_Germany

Diploid Mercurialis growing naturally in Heidelberg, Germany

crosses

Preparing material from controlled crosses at UNIL’s greenhouse

Hermaphrodite plants recruited after a large forest fire in Galicia, North Spain

Hermaphrodite plants recruited after a large forest fire in Galicia, North Spain

It is common to find M annua growing on walls. Picture from Northern Portugal

It is common to find M annua growing on walls. Picture from Northern Portugal

Pedunculate hermaphrodites from eastern Spain

Pedunculated hermaphrodites from eastern Spain

Putatively 4x M annua growing under Retama sphaerocarpa in a dry area in Morocco

Putatively 4x M annua growing under Retama sphaerocarpa in a dry area in Morocco

First stage of Mercurialis annua cultivation in green house

First stage of Mercurialis annua cultivation in green house

Second stage of Mercurialis annua cultivation in greenhouse

Second stage of Mercurialis annua cultivation in greenhouse

Diploid male and female naturally growing in the Tel Aviv University botanical garden

Diploid male and female naturally growing in the Tel Aviv University botanical garden

Diploid male naturally growing in the Tel Aviv University botanical garden

Diploid male naturally growing in the Tel Aviv University botanical garden