St Bernard’s lily

St Bernard lily Anthericum liliago - is one of the more showy grassland species. It blooms in patches from May to June makes the view impressive. In Owczary it occurs on some of the steepest and sunniest slopes. In Poland, it is found only in the western part of the country, mainly in the lower Odra basin. Within 100 years 1/3rd of its localities have disappeared. It is under strict species protection and is listed in the Polish Red Book of Plants (VU) and the Red List of Plants and Fungi (as Vulnerable).

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