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Plantago atrata

Dark Plantain

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Common names

Dark Plantain


Scientific name

Plantago atrata Hoppe


Conservation status and threats

NOT protected species in Bulgaria.


Description and identification

Plantago atrata is a perennial herbaceous plant.

Spike 2-5 cm long, round, oblong-ovate or ovate, orarely narrowly cylindrical, dense.

Bracts dark brown to almost black, longer than the flowers.

Flowering May-August1.


Habitat

High mountain meadows and stony slopes2.


Distribution in Bulgaria

In the Sredna Stara Planina, Vitosha, Pirin and Rila mountains3.

Map of distribution in Bulgaria of Plantago atrata by floristic regions4:

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Between 1500 and 2900 m altitude5.


General distribution

Map of general distribution6:

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References

1 Петрова, А. 1995. В: Флора на Република България, том Х, София.

2 Петрова, А. 1995. В: Флора на Република България, том Х, София.

3 Assyov, B., A. Petrova, D. Dimitrov, R. Vassilev. 2012. Conspectus of the vascular flora of Bulgaria, Bulgarian biodiversity foundation, Sofia.

4 Assyov, B., A. Petrova, D. Dimitrov, R. Vassilev. 2012. Conspectus of the vascular flora of Bulgaria, Bulgarian biodiversity foundation, Sofia.

5 Assyov, B., A. Petrova, D. Dimitrov, R. Vassilev. 2012. Conspectus of the vascular flora of Bulgaria, Bulgarian biodiversity foundation, Sofia.

6 Plantago atrata Hoppe | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science.


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