STUDY GUIDE DEPARTMENT OF FORESTRY
FOB108- Forest Botany I (2L, 2P)
Flora (basic elements) - Flora of Greece (general), Systematic Botany (general). Types of leaves, flowers, fruits. Plant taxonomy (comparative morphology, phylogeny, floral diagrams - floral types). Ecological importance, biotic characteristics and chorological information of plant species. Description keys of plant species. Discrimination between non-vascular/ vascular plants. Important plant species - families of Gymnospermae (indigenous and ornamental Gymnospermae) and significant (from the forestry point of view) Angiospermae (Salicaceae, Juglandaceae, Betulaceae, Fagaceae).