Species name:

Drimia maritima (Urginea maritima)

Taxonomy

Genus

Species

maritima

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

(L.) Stearn

Distribution

Shores and Islands of Euro-Mediterranean area, North Africa and South Western Asia. In Italy prefers garigues and arid slopes (0-600 m)

Utility

Ornamental plant. Biodiversity.

Flowering time

IX - X

Pollen colour

/

Pollen

+

Nectar

++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Subtriangular
Drimia maritima
Drimia maritima
Drimia maritima
Equatorial view : Planoconvex
Drimia maritima
Drimia maritima
Drimia maritima