Bergamasque Prealps Flowers and Flora

Flowers and plants seen on hikes in and around Bergamo and in the mountains behind Bergamo called the Bergamasque Prealps. For more information on hikes, see…
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[Agaricaceae] Macrolepiota procera
[Agaricaceae] Macrolepiota procera

Agaricaceae

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[Adoxaceae] Viburnum lantana – Wayfaring tree
[Adoxaceae] Viburnum lantana - Wayfaring Tree (Viburno lantana)
[Adoxaceae] Viburnum lantana – Wayfaring Tree (Viburno lantana)

Adoxaceae

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[Amaryllidaceae] Narcissus poeticus
[Amaryllidaceae] Allium ursinum
[Amaryllidaceae] Galanthus nivalis

Amaryllidaceae

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[Anacardiaceae] Cotinus coggygria – European Smoketree (Sommacco selvatico)

Anacardiaceae

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[Apiaceae] Angelica sylvestris
[Apiaceae] Astrantia major – Great Masterwort (Astrantia maggiore)
[Apiaceae] Astrantia minor – Minor Masterwort (Astranzia minore)

Apiaceae

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[Asparagaceae] Polygonatum multiflorum
[Asparagaceae] Scilla bifolia
[Asparagaceae] Scilla bifolia – Alpine squill or Two-Leaf Squill

Asparagaceae

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Asphodelus fistulosus

Asphodelaceae

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[Aspleniaceae] Asplenium scolopendrium - spores
[Asplenianceae] Asplenium scolopendrium – Hart's Tongue Fern {Scolopendria comune}
[Asplenianceae] Asplenium scolopendrium – Hart's Tongue Fern {Scolopendria comune}

Aspleniaceae

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[Asteraceae] Carlina acaulis
[Asteraceae] Adenostyles alpina
[Asteraceae] Rhaponticum scariosum

Asteraceae

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[Aquifoliaceae] Ilex aquifolium

Aquifoliaceae

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[Betulaceae] Betula pendula - Silver Birch (Betulla bianca)
[Betulaceae] Betula pendula

Betulaceae

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[Boraginaceae] Pulmonaria angustifolia
[Boraginaceae] Omphalodes verna – Creeping Blue-eyed Mary or Navelwort

Boraginaceae

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[Brassicaceae] Cardamine heptaphylla
[Brassicaceae] Cardamine pentaphyllos
[Brassicaceae] Cardamine pentaphyllos

Brassicaceae

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[Campanulaceae] Campanula sp. – Bellflower (Campanula). This is likely Campanula barbata – Bearded Bellflower.
[Campanulaceae] Campanula trachelium - Canterbury Bells (Campanula selvatica)
[Campanulaceae] Phyteuma scheucherzi – Oxford Rampion (Raponzolo di Scheuchzer)

Campanulaceae

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[Caprifoliaceae] Lomelosia graminifolia - Scabious (Vedovina strisciante)
Zygaena filipendulae – Six-spot Burnet feeding on [Caprifoliaceae] Knautia.
[Caprifoliaceae] Knautia arvensis – Field Scabiosa.

Caprifoliaceae

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[Caryophyllaceae] Saponaria ocymoides
Flora - [Caryophyllaceae] Silene dioica - Red campion
[Caryophyllaceae] Dianthus superbus

Caryophyllaceae

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[Dennstaedtiaceae] Pteridium aquilinum - Common Bracken (Felce quilina).

Dennstaedtiaceae

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[Celastraceae] Parnassia palustris
[Celastraceae] Parnassia palustris - Marsh Grass of Parnassus (Parnassia delle paludi)
Near Monte Gussa, a patch of Euonymus europaeus commonly called spindle.

Celastraceae

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[Colchicaceae] Colchicum autumnale
[Colchicaceae] Colchicum autumnale
[Colchicaceae] Colchicum autumnale

Colchicaceae

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[Cornaceae] Cornus mas, near Maresana.
[Cornaceae] Cornus mas – Cornelian Cherry
[Cornaceae] Cornus mas

Cornaceae

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[Crassulaceae] Sempervivium sp. – Mountain Houseleek (Semprevivo), possibly S. montanum
[Crassulaceae] Rhodiola rosea – Roseroot Stonecrop (Rodiola rosea)
[Crassulaceae] Sempervivum montanum- Mountain Houseleek (Semprevivo montano).

Crassulaceae

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Tuesday, July 17, 2018Seven Days on the Sentiero delle Orobie – A Journey Through the Bergamo AlpsLabels: bergamo, flora, food, hiking, italian culture Overview | Itinerary| FAQ | Glossary | Flora Upper Left: The clockwise Sentiero delle Orobie route followed, starting and ending at Ardesio.Upper Right: On the edge of Laghi Gemelli (day 1).Lower Left: On the trail to Rifugio Curò with Reservoir of Barbellino visible (day 5).Lower Right: [Ranunculaceae] Ranunculus aconitifolius – Aconi
[Cyperaceae] Carex caryophyllea
[Cyperaceae] Eriophorum scheuchzeri – White Cotton Grass (Pennacchi di Scheuchzer)

Cyperaceae

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[Ericaceae] Erica carnea
[Ericaceae] Calluna vulgaris
[Ericaceae] Calluna vulgaris – Heather (Calluna comune, brugo)

Ericaceae

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[Euphorbiaceae] Euphorbia helioscopia
[Euphorbiaceae] Euphorbia helioscopia – {Euforbia calenzuola} - A guess on the species.
[Euphorbiaceae] Euphorbia amygdaloides.

Euphorbiaceae

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[Fabaceae] Trifolium alpinum – Mountain Clover (Trifoglio montano)
[Fabacease] Cytisus scoparius – Scotch Broom (Ginestra dei carbonai).
[Fabaceae] Trifolium alpinum – Mountain Clover (Trifoglio montano)

Fabaceae

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