1. Perennial Herb of the Year 2018 is the daylily (Hemerocallis).

  2. The European Common Frog (Rana temporaria) was nominated to the Amphibian of the Year 2018 by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Herpetologie und Terrarienkunde e.V. (DGHT).

  3. In 2018 the Association for the Preservation of Old and Endangered Domestic Breeds (GEH) is presenting the Altwürttemberger horse as the ‘Endangered Domestic Breeds of the Year’.

  4. Fish of the Year 2018 is the three-spined stickleback (Gasterosteus aculeatus).

  5. Medicinal Plant of the Year 2018 is the white horehound or common horehound (Marrubium vulgare).

  6. Moss of the Year 2018 is the common apple-moss (Bartramia pomifornmis).

  7. Fleche of the Year 2018 is the Umbilicaria cylindrica.

  8. Fungus of the Year 2018 is the Agaricus campestris or Field mushroom.

  9. Orchid of the Year 2018 is the Dactylorhiza spagnicola.

  10. Tree of the Year 2018 is the Castanea sativa or sweet chestnut.

  11. Animal cave of the year 2018 is the Tachypodoiulus niger.

  12. Butterfly of the Year 2018 is the large tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros).

  13. Bird of the Year 2018 is the Sturnus vulgaris (Common Starling, European Starling, Starling).