Species name:

Hedera helix

Taxonomy

Genus

Species

helix

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

L.

Distribution

Euro-Mediterranean area,
Africa, Asia, America,
Australia and New Zealand.
In Italy prefers edges of
Woods, ruins (0-1200 m).

Utility

Ancient medicine. Honey
production and biodiversity.
Worldwide cultivated
for ornament.

Flowering time

IX - X

Pollen colour

light orange - pink

Pollen

+++

Nectar

+++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Subtriangular
Hedera helix
Hedera helix
Hedera helix
Equatorial view : Oval, Prolate
Hedera helix
Hedera helix
Hedera helix