This plant genus was one of the main reasons for the journey we made
December 2002 until September 2003 to Greece, Turkey, Iran, United Arab
Emirates, Oman and vice versa.
For details of this journey please visit the
After we returned from the Emirates on the 30th
of March 2003, we stayed in
Iran for almost 3 months. During our stay in Iran we spend a lot of time
searching dionysias and other alpines. Our aim was to find and photograph
many species of dionysia as possible. We therefore want to offer this site
show you the results, with some photos and some information about the
species of dionysia we found.
An other important feature of this site is the possibility to make a
in the way of sending photos you have, or someone you know has, made of any
species of dionysia in the wild and want to share these on this site.
For details see the
Share your pictures page.