Flora of Polish Mountains

Flora of Polish Mountains

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Polish Mountains Flora

The purpose of this album is to present the beauty of all the plants that one can encounter during their visit to the Polish mountains and to help with identifying them.

The three main mountain ranges in Poland are:
The Carpathians
The Sudetan Mountains
and The Mountains of the Holy Cross.
All of them have very beautiful and diverse flora.
There are over 2300 species of vascular (ferns, conifers and flowering) plants in Poland. 430 of them can be only found in the mountains. There are also 600 species of moss and as many as 1600 different species of lichen.
Spring Wildflowers Compilation
Spring Wildflowers Compilation

Oak and Yew are some of the oldest trees in Poland, many of which are from 700 to 1000 years old. There are also some 400 year old Elm trees, Ash trees and the Swiss Pines. Many beautiful Douglas-firs reach the height of 50 meters.

Some species of plants that grow in the Polish mountains are endemic, such as for example: Poa nobilis, Saxifraga perdurans, Laserpitium, and Euphrasia tatrae.

Enjoy the photos and feel free to attach your own.

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Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Jul 2, 2007 3:19 am - Voted 10/10

Great album!

More and more beautiful pictures and very informative too. Thanks for sharing.


Henryk - Jul 2, 2007 10:51 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Great album !

Thank you Anya ! It is nice to see when somebody likes my album. Henryk


Afzal - Jul 27, 2007 1:16 pm - Voted 10/10

Great Album

Great Album, nice and beautiful photos.

With best wishes and regards,


Henryk - Jul 28, 2007 2:25 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Great Album

Thank you for your visit and a nice comment about my album.
Greetings to you, Henryk


dmiki - Jul 29, 2007 2:07 pm - Voted 10/10

Great album (for the third time)

Thanks Henryk for taking the time to take so many pictures and creating this nice album.

Maybe provide links to the endemic plants (Poa nobilis, Saxifraga perdurans, Laserpitium, and Euphrasia tatrae) you mention in the text?


Henryk - Jul 30, 2007 2:41 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Great album (for the third time)

Thank you for your visit and the suggestion. I will work on finding some links. Greetings, Henryk


hiltrud.liu - Jan 22, 2008 6:32 pm - Voted 10/10


and beautiful!
Cheers, Hiltrud


Henryk - Jan 23, 2008 2:47 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Brilliant...

I'm glad you like my photos. Greetings, Henryk.


tiziana - May 14, 2008 7:39 am - Voted 10/10

nice album indeed

Cheers Tiziana


Henryk - May 14, 2008 4:01 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: nice album indeed

I'm glad that you enjoy my flora album. Your photos and albums are also very nice. Greetings, Henryk.


HansG - Nov 23, 2008 9:24 pm - Hasn't voted


I see, that You have made a big work.


Henryk - Nov 24, 2008 3:37 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: congratulations

Thank you for your comment. Greetings Henryk

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