Vegetation Science Group

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

Vegetation of the Czech Republic

Alliance KBF
Balloto nigrae-Robinion pseudoacaciae Hadač et Sofron 1980

This alliance includes woodlands of Robinia pseudoacacia in dry habitats, which have grass-dominated herb layers with Arrhenatherum elatius, Bromus sterilis, Calamagrostis epigejos, Elymus repens and Poa angustifolia. In areas with continental climate such as southern Moravia and south-eastern central Europe thermophilous species including vernal ephemerals and geophytes are well represented.

Orig. (Hadač & Sofron 1980): Balloto nigrae-Robinion all. (recte foederatio) nova

Diagnostic and constant species: see association Arrhenathero elatioris-Robinietum pseudoacaciae

Source: Vítková M. (2013): KBF Balloto nigrae-Robinion pseudoacaciae Hadač et Sofron 1980. In: Chytrý M. (ed.), Vegetace České republiky. 4. Lesní a křovinná vegetace [Vegetation of the Czech Republic 4. Forest and shrub vegetation]. Academia, Praha, pp. 144-145.