seed production

The perspectives of introduction of Viskaria vulgaris Bernh. in the Lower Volga region

The article presents the results of the study of the adaptation features of Viscaria vulgaris Bernh. (Caryophyllaceae) introduced in the Lower Volga region. The study examines: the seasonal rhythm of the plant development, biomorphological parameters of the plant as a whole and its fruits. The genus introduction capacity was evaluated using the seven-point scale. It was found that Viskaria vulgaris Bernh. is promising for planting under in the Lower Volga region.