Cyprus tulip

The vegetation of Cyprus is diverse due to its mild climate. In any season you can meet greening hedges, flowering shrubs. In Cyprus, even guided tours, acquaint tourists with the local flora.

The endemic form of a tulip growing in North Cyprus is poeticly named Tulipa cypria. It is endemic , that is, it grows only on the island, and only on its northern part. Distributed in three places with a total area of ​​44 square kilometers. According to the latest data, the total number of flowers is slightly over 6 thousand. Wild tulip is listed in the Red Book. Is under threat of disappearance.