Herbario Virtual del Mediterráneo Occidental

Àrea de Botànica, Departament de Biologia, Universitat de les Illes Balears

Brimeura duvigneaudii ( L. Llorens) Rosselló, Mus & Mayol

Family : LILIACEAE

Genus : Brimeura

    Province distribution : Balearic Islands.

    Distribution in the islands : Mallorca.

    General distribution : Mediterranean (Balearic)

    Endemisms : Balearic Islands

    Flowering time : May. June. July.

    Life-forms : Geophyte.

    Habitat : Rock creviceses and banks near the sea.

    Plants protected by law : Balearic Catalogue.

    IUCN Category : En peligro

    Characteristics : A small, bulbous herb which lives between stones and in the cracks in the rocks in very limited places of the Serra de Tramuntana. It forms long, linear leaves which hang down; the flowers are small and liliaceous on a leaf-stalk which grows out of the ground. It is an extremely rare plant and very difficult to find, because of its limited populations and because of its size which makes it go unnoticed. Flowers in May and June.

    Status : Endèmica.

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Patrocinador: Fundació Sa Nostra