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Large Sternbergia

Sternbergia clusiana

Description:

It is a protected bulb in Israel, and rather rare, found in patches all over the eastern parts of the country. During its blooming time, its site are places of pilgrim for nature lovers. The huge flowers are visited by many insects that are attracted to the scents secreted in small glands, found at the petal's tips.

Habitat:

rocky sunny

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Ori Fragman-Sapir
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Ori Fragman-Sapir

מועצה אזורית גולן, מחוז הצפון, Israel

Spotted on Nov 2, 2015
Submitted on Nov 5, 2015

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