Campanula glomerata subsp. glomerata

This subspecies is accepted
The native range of this subspecies is Europe to Siberia and Xinjiang. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Descriptions

Ghazanfar, S. A. & Edmondson, J. R (Eds). (2014) Flora of Iraq, Volume 5 Part 2: Lythraceae to Campanulaceae.

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herb; stems erect, pubescent or glabrescent or with scattered stiff short hairs, 20–60 cm long
Morphology Leaves
Leaves scabrid, serrulate, ovate or oblong-lanceolate, 5–7 × 1–2 cm; lower and radical leaves petiolate, petiole 2–6 cm; upper leaves sessile
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers sessile, in dense clusters surrounded by involucral bracts; bracts oblong-lanceolate, 1.5–2.5 cm long
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx exappendiculate; calyx lobes ciliate with short stiff hairs or strigose all over, lanceolate, 5–7 × 1–2 mm, longer than calyx tube and shorter than corolla; calyx tube obconical, glabrescent or scabrid, 4 × 2 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla scabrid or glabrous, funnel-shaped; lobes shorter than tube
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 3, glabrous or nearly so; filaments short, 2–3 mm long; anthers linear or linear-oblong
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary 3-locular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Style
Style hairy, 10–12 mm long; stigma 3-fid
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule 3-locular
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds numerous, small, yellowish.
Ecology
High in the mountains, in damp places, among Astragalus bushes by a stream; alt. (600–)1800– 3000 m
Phenology
Flowering and fruiting: Jun.–Jul.
Distribution
Occasional in the central sector of the thorn-cushion zone of Iraq. Most of Europe (except the extreme north), Syria, Lebanon, Turkey, Caucasus, NW & C Iran, C Asia, Siberia.
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Sources

  • Flora of Iraq

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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