Helleborus foetidus L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection

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Stinking Hellebore

Herrera et al. (2010) found that metabolic heat produced by nectarivorous (nectar-eating) yeasts alters the within-flower thermal environment of winter-blooming Helleborus foetidus. Flowers with yeast-containing nectaries had warmer interiors than flowers with "clean" nectar, and the magnitude of warming depended on the density of yeast populations in nectar. Although the authors did not dire... © Shapiro, Leo (licence)

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