A new to Science Campanula leblebicii has been discovered by Assoc. Prof. Hasan Yıldırım in Kemalpaşa region and the related article has been recently published in Phytotaxa. The plant has very short stems and is a chasmophyte. Congrats Mr. Yıldırım.
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.