Trollius europaeus. Globeflower.

Life-form & Growth Form:

Hemicryptophyte. Herbaceous perennial. Little/no vegetative spread. 

Flowering period: 

May to August.


Restricted in Northern Ireland to stony lake shores among base-rich rocks, often beneath the shade of wet woodland.  


Reclamation and/or development of lake shore habitat. Water abstraction. Grazing by Feral Goats. Other events that greatly affect water levels.

Static distribution map:
Trollius europaeus
Trollius europaeus
For an interactive map follow this link to the BSBI webpage