Campanula spathulata

Bellflower                                                                                             Καμπανούλα

Campanulaceae - the bell flower family                                                         Dicot.


This very delicate campanula usually grows amongst the grass and early green growth of foliage which fills the meadows and olive groves in early spring.  The brilliant blue star-like flowers are held on straight, finely branched stems.There are five green needle-like sepals alternating with the petals. The flowers have 5 yellowish stamens and a mauve tripartite stigma. There are a few soft green lanceolate leaves on long, slender stalks. It is one of several species of the campanula family to be found on Skopelos.


1.5cm 20-40cm.                                                                                       JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC

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