Actaea spicata L.

Actaea spicata L.


    Taxon info

    Actaea spicata grows in damp, shady, humus-rich habitats in Fagus forest and ravines in mountains of N Greece, southwards to Giona and Iti. The fruit is a black, shining berry. It is widespread in Europe, with closely related taxa in cold-temperate and subarctic regions of the N hemisphere.A
    A. Dimopoulos, P., Raus, Th., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, Th., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A. & Tzanoudakis, D. 2013: Vascular plants of Greece: An annotated checklist. 31: p. 354 [Plate 19.9]


    GR(NPi SPi StE NC NE

    Greece (North Central Greece present; North Pindos present; North-East Greece present; South Pindos present; Sterea Ellas present)


    Native / Non Range-Restricted




    Geophyte (Cryptophyte)


    Woodlands and scrub

    IUCN category

    Not Evaluated

    Presidential Decree 67/81


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