[Home ] [Archive]   [ فارسی ]  
:: Main :: About :: Current Issue :: Archive :: Search :: Submit :: Contact ::
:: Volume 4, Issue 2 (Fall-Winter 2020) ::
FOP 2020, 4(2): 131-142 Back to browse issues page
Native plants with ornamental potential for planting in urban green space of Tehran
Saeedeh Sadat Mirzadeh Vaghefi , Adel Jalili
Research Institute of Forests and Rangelands
Abstract:   (1180 Views)
The need to use native plants in urban green spaces has increasingly felt. Due to the global economic problems, native plants, in addition to compliance and stability, can play an important role in currency saving and probably to save the needless expenditure of the more import ornamental plants. The purpose of this study was to introduce native domesticated plants for green space of Tehran. This study was carried out on domesticated plants in the southern Alborz habitat of the National Botanical Garden of Iran. The plants were transferred from the field to the habitat, adapted and settled over the years. The introduced species are among the most successful species in establishment. Twenty-three species were introduced based on their ornamental potential for planting in Tehran.
Keywords: National Botanical Garden, Alborz habitat, Cultivated plants, Establishment, Ornamental potential
Full-Text [PDF 1906 kb]   (290 Downloads)    
Type of Study: Research | Subject: Special
Received: 2019/12/4 | Accepted: 2020/11/10 | Published: 2020/11/19
References
1. Aronson, M.F.J., Lepczyk Ch.A., Evans K.L, Goddard M.A, Lerman S.B., Scott, J., MacIvor, Ch., Nilon, H., Vargo, T. (2017). Biodiversity in the city: key challenges for urban green space management. Front Ecology Environment, 15(4), 189-196. [DOI:10.1002/fee.1480]
2. Christopher, T. (2011). New American Landscape: Leading Voice on the Future of Sustainable Gardening. Timber press.
3. Fathi Manesh, Z., Rezaei Nejad, A., Mousavi Fard, S., Viskarami, Gh. (2017). Evaluation of ornamental ability of some species of Alliun genus in Khorramabad climate. Crops Improvement, 19(3), 678-700 (In Persian).
4. Heidari Asl., E., Maeerofi, E.R. (2016). Green space and its standards with a strategic view of hot and dry regions of Iran. Journal of NAJA Deputy of Engineering, 99-129 (In Persian).
5. Joozi, F., Iran Nejad Parizi, M., Tazeh, M.H., Mirshamsi, A., Mousavi, S. (2017). Green road design and landscaping using native plants in arid areas (Case study: Dargahan, Yazd: Taft). Environmental Science and Engineering. 3 (11), 61-51 (In Persian).
6. Karimian, Z. (2016). Native plants in the urban landscape. Journal of Flower and Ornamental Plants, 4(1), 78-86 (In Persian).
7. Mayrand F., Clergeau, Ph. (2018). Green roofs and green walls for biodiversity conservation: a contribution to urban connectivity? Sustainability, 10(985),1-13. [DOI:10.3390/su10040985]
8. Mesbah, S.H., Soleimanpour, S.M. (2016). Native plant species, the solution for sustainable development of green space in Shiraz in water scarcity. The first conference on Shiraz ecological resilience, Shiraz (In Persian).
9. Mirzadeh Vaghefi, S.S., Rajamand, M.A., Khayami, M. (2008). Introducing cultivated plants in Tehran city. Journal of Biology, 21(2), 298-314 (In Persian).
10. Mirzadeh Vaghefi, S.S. (2014). Verbascum spp. and Galium humifusum, native plants that can be used in green space. The First National Congress of Flower and Ornamental Plants of Iran (In Persian).
11. Mousavi, S., Iran Nejad Parizi, M. (2013). The importance of landscaping with native species in arid and semi-arid regions. The First National Conference on Geography, Urban Planning and Sustainable Development. Koomesh Environment Association (In Persian).
12. Taghizadeh, K., Minaei, E. (2012). How to select plants in the planning and architecture of urban green spaces in Iran. Human Geography Research, 81, 127-140 (In Persian).
13. Uanjuan Z.Z., Ouyang, Hua Z., Weiqi, Z., Xiaoke, W., Weihua, X., Yongming, N. (2010). Plant species composition in green spaces within the built-up areas of Beijing, China. Plant Ecology, 209,189-204. [DOI:10.1007/s11258-009-9675-3]
Send email to the article author

Add your comments about this article
Your username or Email:

CAPTCHA



XML   Persian Abstract   Print


Download citation:
BibTeX | RIS | EndNote | Medlars | ProCite | Reference Manager | RefWorks
Send citation to:

Mirzadeh Vaghefi S S, Jalili A. Native plants with ornamental potential for planting in urban green space of Tehran. FOP. 2020; 4 (2) :131-142
URL: http://flowerjournal.ir/article-1-150-en.html


Volume 4, Issue 2 (Fall-Winter 2020) Back to browse issues page
گل و گیاهان زینتی Flower and Ornamental Plants
Persian site map - English site map - Created in 0.04 seconds with 30 queries by YEKTAWEB 4280