Vegetation Science Group

Department of Botany and Zoology | Faculty of Science | Masaryk University

Vegetation of the Czech Republic

Alliance SAD
Androsacion alpinae Br.-Bl. in Br.-Bl. et Jenny 1926

This is an open vegetation type of stable screes of siliceous rocks. It occurs in the montane to alpine belts of high mountain ranges of northern, north-western and central Europe and of the Balkans.

Orig. (Braun-Blanquet & Jenny 1926): Androsacion alpinae-Verband

Syn.: Allosuro-Athyrion alpestris Nordhagen 1936

Diagnostic and constant species: see association Cryptogrammetum crispae

Source: Sádlo J. & Chytrý M. (2009): SAD Androsacion alpinae Br.-Bl. in Br.-Bl. et Jenny 1926. In: Chytrý M. (ed.), Vegetace České republiky. 2. Ruderální, plevelová, skalní a su»ová vegetace [Vegetation of the Czech Republic 2. Ruderal, weed, rock and scree vegetation]. Academia, Praha, p. 432.