Species name:

Hedysarum coronarium

Taxonomy

Species

coronarium

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

L.

Distribution

Europe, Mediterranean area, North Africa, Asia. In Italy prefers fallow, ruins and roads edges (0-1300 m)

Utility

Fodder, soil improver, as ornament, It provides a very important contribution in honey production. In Italy the unifloral honey of this plant is often produced. Biodiversity

Flowering time

V - VII

Pollen colour

Grey

Pollen

+

Nectar

+++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Subcircular
Hedysarum coronarium
Hedysarum coronarium
Hedysarum coronarium
Equatorial view : Oval, Prolate
Hedysarum coronarium
Hedysarum coronarium
Hedysarum coronarium