Bedstraw montane inner Alpine spruce forests

Description (English)

Xerophile, more or less mesotrophic inner Alpine Picea abies or Picea abies-Abies alba forests, often characterized by an admixture of deciduous trees, in particular Acer pseudoplatanus, Fraxinus excelsior, and with a species-rich herb layer comprising Oxalis acetosella, Galium rotundifolium, Galium odoratum, Anemone nemorosa, Doronicum austriacum, Petasites albus, Primula elatior, Fragaria vesca, Cardamine trifolia, Carex montana and Melica nutans.

Source: EUNIS habitat classification

Quick facts

EUNIS habitat type code T3-123

Vegetation types

Relation to vegetation types (syntaxa)

Not available

Species mentioned in habitat description

Conifers Abies alba
Flowering Plants Acer pseudoplatanus
Flowering Plants Anemone nemorosa
Flowering Plants Cardamine trifolia
Flowering Plants Carex montana
Flowering Plants Doronicum austriacum
Flowering Plants Fragaria vesca
Flowering Plants Fraxinus excelsior
Flowering Plants Galium odoratum
Flowering Plants Galium rotundifolium
Flowering Plants Melica nutans
Flowering Plants Oxalis acetosella
Flowering Plants Petasites albus
Conifers Picea abies
Flowering Plants Primula elatior
Species scientific name English common name Species group
Abies alba Conifers
Acer pseudoplatanus Flowering Plants
Anemone nemorosa Flowering Plants
Cardamine trifolia Flowering Plants
Carex montana Flowering Plants
Doronicum austriacum Flowering Plants
Fragaria vesca Flowering Plants
Fraxinus excelsior Flowering Plants
Galium odoratum Flowering Plants
Galium rotundifolium Flowering Plants
Melica nutans Flowering Plants
Oxalis acetosella Flowering Plants
Petasites albus Flowering Plants
Picea abies Conifers
Primula elatior Flowering Plants

Other classifications

Not available For relation to plant communities (syntaxa), see Vegetation types

History

Classification Code Habitat type name Relationship type Comment
EUNIS Habitat Classification 2007 (revised descriptions 2012) G3.1C3 Bedstraw montane inner Alpine spruce forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200410 G3.1C3 Bedstraw montane inner Alpine spruce forests same
EUNIS Habitat Classification 200308 G3.1C3 Bedstraw montane inner Alpine spruce forests same
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