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Saxifraga ferdinandi-coburgi

Ferdinand s' Saxifrage

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Common name

Ferdinand s' Saxifrage


Scientific name

Saxifraga ferdinandi-coburgi Kell. & Sünd.


Conservation status and threats

NOT protected species in Bulgaria.

"Vulnerable" in Red List of Bulgarian vascular plants[1].


Description and identification

High mountain tufted perennial plant with flower stems 3-8 cm long. Flowering May - August[2].


Distribution in Bulgaria

In the next floristic regions: The Rhodopes (middle), The Pirin and The Slavianka[3].


General distribution

Balkan endemic species - Bulgaria and Greece[4].


Notes

The plant is named after bulgarian knyaz (1887–1908) and tsar (1908–1918) Ferdinand I who was botanist and sponsor of bulgarian botanical science[5].



References

[1] Ana Petrova & Vladimir Vladimirov. 2009. Red List of Bulgarian vascular plants – Phytol. Balcan., 15(1): 63-94.

[2] Kuzmanov, B. 1970. In: Flora Republicae Bulgaricae vol. ІV. (In Bulgarian).

[3] Kuzmanov, B. 1970. In: Flora Republicae Bulgaricae vol. ІV. (In Bulgarian).

[4] Kuzmanov, B. 1970. In: Flora Republicae Bulgaricae vol. ІV. (In Bulgarian).

[5] K. Metodiev.


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