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Prunus padus

Habitus and growth type

  • Height [m]: 0.5-12 ?
  • Growth form: tree or shrub ?
  • Life form: macrophanerophyte (nanophanerophyte) ?
  • Life strategy: C - competitor ?
  • Life strategy (Pierce method based on leaf traits): CS/CSR ?
  • Life strategy (Pierce method, C-score): 33.3 % ?
  • Life strategy (Pierce method, S-score): 43.3 % ?
  • Life strategy (Pierce method, R-score): 23.4 % ?

Leaf

  • Leaf presence and metamorphosis: leaves present ?
  • Leaf arrangement (phyllotaxis): alternate ?
  • Leaf type: simple ?
  • Simple leaf type: entire ?
  • Stipules: present ?
  • Petiole: present ?
  • Leaf persistence: summer green ?
  • Leaf anatomy: mesomorphic ?

Flower

  • Flowering period [month]: May-July ?
  • Flowering phase: 3 Prunus avium-Ranunculus auricomus (end of early spring) ?
  • Flower colour: white ?
  • Flower symmetry: actinomorphic ?
  • Perianth: calyx and corolla ?
  • Fusion of the perianth: free ?
  • Calyx fusion: aposepalous ?
  • Inflorescence type: racemus ?
  • Dicliny: synoecious ?
  • Generative reproduction mode: facultative allogamy ?
  • Pollen vector: insects, selfing ?

Fruit, seed and dispersal

  • Fruit type: fleshy fruit - drupe ?
  • Fruit colour: black ?
  • Reproduction type: mostly by seed/spores, rarely vegetatively ?
  • Dispersal unit (diaspore): seed, fruit, infrutescence or its part ?
  • Myrmecochory: 5 - non-myrmecochorous (b): elaiosome not present and taxon not reported as myrmecochorous in the literature ?
  • Dispersal strategy: Cornus ?

Belowground organs and clonality

  • Position of root buds: lateral roots ?
  • Role of root buds in life-history of a plant: additive ?
  •   Bud bank ?
  • Number of buds per shoot at the soil surface (root buds excluded): 15
  • Number of buds per shoot at a depth of 0–10 cm (root buds excluded): 8
  • Number of buds per shoot at a depth greater than 10 cm (root buds excluded): 8
  • Size of the belowground bud bank (root buds excluded): 30
  • Depth of the belowground bud bank (root buds exluded) [cm]: 6
  • Number of buds per shoot at the soil surface (root buds included): 15
  • Number of buds per shoot at a depth of 0–10 cm (root buds included): 23
  • Number of buds per shoot at a depth greater than 10 cm (root buds included): 23
  • Size of the belowground bud bank (root buds included): 60
  • Depth of the belowground bud bank (root buds included) [cm]: 8

Trophic mode

  • Parasitism and mycoheterotrophy: autotrophic ?
  • Carnivory: no ?
  • Symbiotic nitrogen fixing: no nitrogen-fixing symbionts ?

Karyology

  • Chromosome number (2n): 32 ?
  • Ploidy level (x): 4 ?
  • 2C genome size (Mbp): 954.42 ?
  • 1Cx monoploid genome size (Mbp): 238.61 ?
  • Genomic GC content: 40.8 % ?

Taxon origin

  • Origin in the Czech Republic: native ?

Ecological indicator values

  • Hemeroby: oligohemerobic, mesohemerobic ?
  • Urbanity: moderately urbanophobic ?
  •   Ellenberg-type indicator values
  • Light indicator value: 5 - semi-shade plant, only exceptionally occurring in full light, but usually at more than 10% of the diffuse radiation incident in an open area ?
  • Temperature indicator value: 5 - moderate heat indicator, occurring from lowland to montane belt, mainly in submontane-temperate areas ?
  • Moisture indicator value: 8 - between 7 and 9 ?
  • Reaction indicator value: 7 - indicator of slightly acidic to slightly basic conditions, never occurring in very acidic conditions ?
  • Nutrient indicator value: 6 - between 5 and 7 ?
  • Salinity indicator value: 0 - not salt tolerant, glycophyte ?

Habitat and sociology

  •   Occurrence in habitats ?
  •   2 Alpine and subalpine grasslands
  • 2B Subalpine tall-forb and tall-grass vegetation: 1 - rare occurrence
  •   4 Wetland and riverine herbaceous vegetation
  • 4A Reed-beds of eutrophic still waters: 1 - rare occurrence
  •   11 Heathlands and scrub
  • 11H Subalpine deciduous scrub: 2 - optimum
  • 11J Willow galleries of loamy and sandy river banks: 2 - optimum
  • 11L Tall mesic and xeric shrub: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 11R Scrub and pioneer woodland of forests clearings: 2 - optimum
  •   12 Forests
  • 12A Alder carrs: 2 - optimum
  • 12B Alluvial forests: 2 - optimum
  • 12C Oak-hornbeam forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12D Ravine forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12H Peri-Alpidic basiphilous thermophilous oak forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12I Sub-continental thermophilous oak forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12J Acidophilous thermophilous oak forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12K Acidophilous oak forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12L Boreo-continental pine forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12R Acidophilous spruce forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12S Basiphilous spruce forests: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12T Robinia pseudacacia plantations: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12U Plantations of broad-leaved non-native trees: 2 - optimum
  • 12V Picea plantations: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 12W Pinus and Larix plantations: 1 - rare occurrence
  •   13 Anthropogenic vegetation
  • 13E Perennial nitrophilous herbaceous vegetation of mesic sites: 1 - rare occurrence
  • 13F Herbaceous vegetation of forests clearings and Rubus scrub: 1 - rare occurrence
  •   Affinity to the forest environment ?
  • Affinity to the forest environment in Thermophyticum: 1.1 - taxon occurring mainly in the closed forest
  • Affinity to the forest environment in Mesophyticum and Oreophyticum: 1.1 - taxon occurring mainly in the closed forest

Distribution and frequency

  • Floristic zone: boreal, northern temperate, southern temperate, submeridional ?
  • Floristic region: Europe, Western Siberia ?
  • Continentality degree: 6 ?
  • Distribution range extension along the continentality gradient: 6 ?
  • Altitudinal belt in the Czech Republic: lowlands, colline belt, submontane belt, montane belt, subalpine belt ?
  • Occurrence frequency in the basic grid mapping cells and in quadrants of the basic grid mapping cells: 616, 1811 ?
  •   Commonness in vegetation plots from the Czech Republic ?
  • Maximum percentage cover in vegetation plots: 70 %
  •   Number of habitats with taxon occurrence in the Czech Republic ?
  • Number of narrow habitats in which the taxon occurs: 23
  • Number of narrow habitats in which the taxon has its optimum: 6
  • Number of broad habitats in which the taxon occurs: 5
  • Number of broad habitats in which the taxon has its optimum: 2

Threats and protection

  • Legal protection: not protected by law ?

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