Israel Plant Magazine
Kalanit is an online journal in Hebrew dedicated to the native flora and vegetation of Israel. Articles and notes are published about the systematics, geographical distribution of the local and global, biology and ecology of plants in Israel and the Middle East, useful wild plants to humans, folklore about plants in Hebrew and Jewish tradition sources and from other communities, nature conservation and biodiversity. The journal presents original material, which includes the results of studies and opinions published for the first time in Hebrew. The articles are written and edited by leading professionals in the field of botany in Israel. The target public of the journal is botanists and plant ecologists, persons involved in the conservation of the Israeli flora, teachers and students, lay lovers of nature and plants.
Editors: Dr. Erga Aloni, Prof. Gidi Ne’eman, Dr. Gadi Pollak, Prof. Avi Shmida
Consulting editorial: Dr. Avner Cohen, Prof. Amotz Dafni, Dr. Jean-Marc Dufour-Dror, Dr. Ori Fragman-Sapir, Dr. Ron Frumkin, Prof. Mordechai Kislev, Mimi Ron, Dr. Tzvia Shapira, Shir Vered.
Hebrew editor: Hagar Leshner
English translation: Dr. Susan Hattis Rolef
Website Manager: Dr. Gadi Pollak
All contributors do so voluntarily
English Summaries and Abstracts