1st Place Michael Stringer Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, UK Pleurosigma (marine diatoms) (200x) Darkfield and Polarized Light 2nd Place Paul Marshall National Research Council Canada Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Carbon nanotubes, post growth (30x) Stereomicroscopy 3rd Place Albert Tousson High Resolution Imaging Facility University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, Alabama, USA Convallaria majalis
(Lily of the Valley) (1300x) Confocal 4th Place Matthew Springer, Ph.
We're offering 25 plants of the white-flowered variety, Convallaria majalis
, for pounds 8.
Plants that immediately spring to mind include hostas, Crocus tommasinianus, Convallaria majalis
(lily-of-the-valley) and two evergreens - Asplenium scolopendrium (hearts tongue fern) and Iris foetidissima.
Using unique hardware and software designed in interdisciplinary collaboration with Experimental Nuclear Physics, Solid State Physics, and Medical Chemistry groups, it had been studied the transfer of Cs-137 from contaminated medical raw materials such as Digitalis grandiflora and Convallaria majalis
Sweet-scented lily of the valley, also known as Convallaria majalis
, makes a wonderful ground-cover perennial.
Although not in flower on Mother's Day, my mother's favourite flower was lily of the valley, Convallaria majalis
, and I have a small patch in my garden in her memory.