A new to Science Campanula from Aydın Province, which belongs to the Quinqueloculares section, has been discovered and published by Hasan Yıldırım, Assoc. Prof., et.all. in Phytotaxa. We congratulate the Scientists.
Echinops pannosus, which has known only from one collection in 1936 (in monte Tauro, aestate 1836, Kotschy 282) has already been collected again by Prof. Cem Vural, Erciyes University, from Cehennem deresi, Mersin. It has been stated that the species grows in clearings of Cedrus and Juniperus forests in 2000m. Congratulations Prof. Vural.