Narthecium scardicum Ko?anin
  • Ko?anin, Oesterr. Bot. Z. 63: 141 (1913)

This taxon is accepted by WCS higher taxonomy

General Description

Leaves up to 10 cm, 4- to 10-veined. Stem 9-27 cm; cauline leaves like the other leaves, the upper smaller than the lower. Raceme with 5-13 flowers, dense; pedicels 4-7 mm. Perianth- segments 4-5 mm, yellow. Capsule 8-10 mm.


Damp places. 1600-2300m

Distribution Map

  • Native distribution
Found in
  • Europe Southeastern Europe Albania
  • Greece
  • Yugoslavia


  • 1 Govaerts, R., Wilkin, P. & Saunders, R.M.K. (2007). World Checklist of Dioscoreales. Yams and their allies: 1-65. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 2 Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1980). Flora Europaea 5: 1-452. Cambridge University Press.
  • 3Stearn, W.T. Narthecium Hudson. Flora Europaea 5, 16 (1980).

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WCS higher taxonomy
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