Calystegia soldanella

Calystegia soldanella

This is tiny beautiful plant, confined to coastal areas and sandy habitats. It is widespread in coastal habitats in the Northern and Southern hemisphere, but it is quite rare in Bulgaria. Here it may be seen at the Northern and the Southern Black Sea coast, but quite locally. The flowering is extended from May to August. The plant is threatened; it is evaluated as Endangered and is protected by the national Biodiversity Act. For more information see the Red Data Book of Republic of Bulgaria.

Calystegia soldanella

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