Species name:

Ferula communis

Taxonomy

Family

Genus

Species

communis

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

L.

Distribution

Europe, Mediterranean area,
Africa, Macaronesia, Asia,
North America, Hawaii and
Australia. In Italy prefers
garrigues, fallow and arid
grazing (0-1350 m).

Utility

Wood handicraft. Cultivated for ornamentation. It provides a fairly good contribution in honey production. Biodiversity.

Flowering time

V - VI

Pollen colour

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Pollen

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Nectar

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Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Subcircular
Ferula communis
Ferula communis
Ferula communis
Equatorial view : Oval, Perprolate
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Ferula communis
Ferula communis