Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti)
Pinus mugo formations usually with Rhododendron spp. of the dry eastern inner Alps, the northern and southeastern outer Alps, the southwestern Alps and the Swiss Jura, the eastern greater Hercynian ranges, the Carpathians, the Apennines, the Dinarides and the neighbouring Pelagonides, the Pirin, the Rila and the Balkan Range.
Source: Interpretation Manual of European Union Habitats, version EUR 28 (2013)
|EU Habitats Directive||Annex I habitat type (code 4070)|
|Natura 2000 sites||277 are designated for this habitat type|
EU conservation status
Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2013-2018 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.
Species mentioned in habitat description
|Species scientific name||English common name||Species group|
|Rhododendron ferrugineum||Flowering Plants|
|Rhododendron hirsutum||Flowering Plants|
|Rhodothamnus chamaecistus||Flowering Plants|
Natura 2000 sites
Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites
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Mentioned in the following international legal instruments and agreements
Relation to habitat classifications
|Classification||Code||Habitat type name||Relationship type|
|German Federal List of Biotopes||6905||Alpenrosengebüsch||narrower|
|German Federal List of Biotopes||6904||Latschengebüsch||narrower|