Data about <i>Jasione montana</i>

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Data about <i>Jasione montana</i>
Introduced range includes
Additional detail Lower 48 United States of America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Jasione montana</i>
  • Plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
Plant growth habit
Additional detail forb/herb
  • Forb/herb
    Vascular plant without significant woody tissue above or at the ground. Forbs and herbs may be annual, biennial, or perennial but always lack significant thickening by secondary woody growth and have perennating buds borne at or below the ground surface. In the PLANTS Database (, graminoids are excluded but ferns, horsetails, lycopods, and whisk-ferns are included.


Data about <i>Jasione montana</i>
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
Interacts with
Additional detail Ophiomyia heringi Global Biotic Interactions  
Post-fire seedling emergence
Additional detail yes BROT: plant trait database for Mediterranean Basin species  
Resprout ability after fire
Additional detail none BROT: plant trait database for Mediterranean Basin species  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Jasione montana</i>
Life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • Perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic
  • Dispersal vector
    A dispersal vector is an agent transporting seeds or other dispersal units. Dispersal vectors may include biotic factors, such as animals, or abiotic factors, such as the wind or the ocean.
Dispersal vector
Additional detail autochory
  • Autochory
    Seed dispersal by gravity, without the assistance of any dispersal vector (= unassisted dispersal).
BROT: plant trait database for Mediterranean Basin species  
Additional detail hydrochory BROT: plant trait database for Mediterranean Basin species  


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