Scandinavian Mountains over 2000m - Flora & Fauna

Scandinavian Mountains over 2000 metres - James Baxter

Flora & FaunaGreen Flowers & Plants › Alpine Cat’s-tail

Phleum alpinum, Alpine Cat’s-tail, Fjelltimotei. Short.

Alpine Cat’s-tail
Tufted perennial with flat leaves and inflated sheaths. Stem often with 2 leaves. The 4cm long panicle (spike-like flower cluster) atop stem is oval and purplish.

Usual in mountains, liking damp areas.