7852 thumb Plants of Abisko National Park

The following guide represents the key plants monitored along the Abisko National Park (ANP) botanical and phenology monitoring trail. There are many more plants in ANP these are the ones that we hope visitors will observe regularly throughout the growing season and over the years to come.

Small
alpine bearberry 1
Arctous alpina
Small
Water Avens 3
Geum rivale
Small
Highland Cudweed 4
Gnaphalium norvegicum
Small
Common Butterwort 6
Pinguicula vulgaris
Small
Snowy Buttercup 7
Ranunculus nivalis
Small
Arctic raspberry 4
Rubus arcticus
Small
Least Willow 4
Salix herbacea
Small
Net-leaved Willow 8
Salix reticulata
Small
Purple Saxifrage 9
Saxifraga oppositifolia
Small
Scottish Asphodel 10
Tofieldia pusilla
Small
Trientalis europaea 11
Lysimachia europaea
Small
cloudberry 12
Rubus chamaemorus
Small
Alpine Cinquefoil 13
Potentilla crantzii
Small
Mountain Avens 14
Dryas octopetala
Small
Arctic bell-heather 15
Cassiope tetragona
Small
Lapland Azalea 16
Rhododendron lapponicum
Small
Blue Mountain-heath 4
Phyllodoce caerulea
Small
Alpine crowberry 17
Empetrum nigrum hermaphroditum
Small
Wild Rosemary 18
Andromeda polifolia
Small
Bilberry 19
Vaccinium myrtillus
Small
bog bilberry 20
Vaccinium uliginosum
Small
Lingonberry 21
Vaccinium vitis-idaea
Small
Alpine Bistort 22
Persicaria vivipara
Small
Moss Campion 23
Silene acaulis
Small
red campion 3
Silene dioica
Small
Alpine Saw-wort 4
Saussurea alpina
Small
Alpine Pussytoes 24
Antennaria alpina
Small
common yarrow 25
Achillea millefolium
Small
European goldenrod 26
Solidago virgaurea
Small
wood crane's-bill 27
Geranium sylvaticum
Small
Fireweed 28
Chamaenerion angustifolium
Small
Dwarf Birch 10
Betula nana
Small
Downy Birch 17
Betula pubescens
Small
Velvetbells 4
Bartsia alpina
Small
Alpine Butterwort 29
Pinguicula alpina
Small
Alpine Meadow-rue 30
Thalictrum alpinum
Small
Globeflower 9
Trollius europaeus
Small
Twoflower Violet 12
Viola biflora

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