PLANTS OF DOLOMITES

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PLANTS OF DOLOMITES
Created On: Feb 22, 2006
Last Edited On: Nov 6, 2009

Dolomite rocks and their plants offer for us a special warm

Dryas...
Rhodothamnus...

Flora in Dolomites forms mainly a xerothermic vegetation. Especially on southern slopes of mountains it is well visible. There are here original associations composed of cushion-like plants. Spruce-pine-larch forests are below the rocky vegetation. Larches, sometimes covered completely by a lichen, Usnea sp., dominate in this area. Going down we enter into the beautiful alpine meadows where many herbs and species of orchids grow.
It will be continued....





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Sajama

Sajama - Mar 1, 2006 10:11 am - Voted 10/10

More...

More plants pages, please.

Romuald Kosina

Romuald Kosina - Mar 1, 2006 12:53 pm - Hasn't voted

OK!

Dear Sajama, OK! However, at present I am preparing to my winter trekking in Izery. There is a lot to do.

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