Scabiosa olivieri

Scabiosa olivieri Coult.

Languages: English

Description

Size

Height: 10-30 cm.

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Sinai, Syria, Lebanon, Arabia, Iraq, Iran, Caucasus, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Central Asia.

Distribution in Egypt

Isthmic Desert, Galala Desert, Mountainous Southern Sinai.

Habitat

Sandy soil.

Life Expectancy

Annual.

Taxonomy

  • Lomelosia olivieri (Coult.) Greuter & Burdet, (synonym)

References

F.N., Hepper., & I. Friis. (1994).  The Plants of Pehr Forsskal's "Flora Ageyptiaco-Arabica". Kew: Kew Publishing..
L., Boulos. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Cairo: Al Hadara Publishing..
V., Täckholm. (1974).  Students’ Flora of Egypt, 2nd Ed. Cairo: Cairo University Press..
V., Täckholm., & M. Drar. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science. Cairo: Cairo University Press..