Greek flora

Multivariate morphometric analysis of Petrorhagia subsect. Saxifragae (Caryophyllaceae) in Greece, with a new species from SE Peloponnisos: P. laconica

The intra-generic relationships within the intriguing genus *Petrorhagia* are currently debated, as the genus is underrepresented in recent taxonomic studies. In this study, we investigate the relationships among the species of *Petrorhagia* sect. …

The rediscovery of Silene guicciardii (Caryophyllaceae) on Mt. Parnassos (Greece) after 160 years: Taxonomic re-evaluation and conservation

*Silene guicciardii* (Caryophyllaceae) was rediscovered after field surveys carried out on Mt. Parnassos (Sterea Ellas, Greece), 160 years after the type collection made by J.B. Samaritani and J. Guicciardi in 1857. Since its first collection, it has …

The rediscovery of Stachys virgata (Lamiaceae), a rare endemic of Peloponnisos,greece: taxonomy, distribution, karyology and conservation

*Stachys virgata*, a rare Greek member of S. subsect. *Rectae*, was hitherto known from historical collections made in the north-eastern and southern parts of Peloponnisos, the last one dated in 1844. Its only recent record, on Poros Island in 1940, …

Flora and vegetation of Trizonia Island – floristic affinities with small Ionian Islands

The flora of Trizonia island (Corinthian Gulf, Greece) comprises 217 taxa, eight of which are under a protection status, while two are Greek endemics. Most of them belong to the therophytes and to the Eurymediterranean chorological group. The …