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Overwintering green

Formal name:  plant overwintering green
Local identifier:  TOP705
Definition:  plants (PO:whole plant) that shed leaves (PATO:deciduous (plant), TOP:deciduous leaf, PO:leaf) in spring and summer after developing leaves in autumn and overwintering green
Formal Unit:  unitless (category)

Comment:  leaf life span (TOP:leaf life span) of those plants is shorter than one year
Reference:  after Klotz, S., Kühn, I. & Durka, W. (2002): BIOLFLOR - Eine Datenbank zu biologisch-oekologischen Merkmalen der Gefaesspflanzen in Deutschland. - Schriftenreihe fuer Vegetationskunde 38. Bonn: Bundesamt fuer Naturschutz.


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