Herbario Virtual del Mediterráneo Occidental

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

Asperula paui Font Quer

Family : RUBIACEAE

Genus : Asperula

    Province distribution : Balearic Islands.

    Distribution in the islands : Formentera. Ibiza.

    General distribution : Mediterranean (Balearic)

    Endemisms : Balearic Islands

    Flowering time : May. June. July. August. September.

    Life-forms : Hemicryptophyte.

    Habitat : Rock creviceses in coastal cliff faces.

    Plants protected by law : Balearic Catalogue.

    IUCN Category : Vulnerable

    Characteristics : A herbaceous plant but with a very branching trunk at ground level, whitish-green branches and linear, opposite leaves up to 4 cm long. It has a very lax inflorescence with white or rose-tinged flowers. It is an endemism of the island of Eivissa and lives in the cracks between rocks. Flowers at the end of spring.

    Status : Endèmica.

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Patrocinador: Fundació Sa Nostra