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Bongardia chrysogonum This is the young leaf, emerging in winter from the ground. Bongardia,Bongardia chrysogonum Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Bongardia chrysogonum

This is the young leaf, emerging in winter from the ground.

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  1. Awesome leaves! Posted one year ago

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''Bongardia'' is a group of plants in the Berberidaceae described as a genus in 1831. There is only one known species, ''Bongardia chrysogonum'', is native to North Africa, Greece, and the Middle East as far east as Pakistan.

It is a tuberous, herbaceous plant with a large rounded tuber and attractive pinnate leaves. The flowers are hermaphrodite . This rare and striking plant is native to rocky, montane slopes and cultivated fields where summers are dry and winters are spent under snow... more

Similar species: Ranunculales
Species identified by Ori Fragman Sapir
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By Ori Fragman Sapir

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Uploaded Nov 26, 2019. Captured Jan 3, 2018 15:15.
  • NIKON D750
  • f/51.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO160
  • 100mm