Sub-Atlantic and medio-European oak or oak-hornbeam forests of the Carpinion betuli 9160
The habitat is included in Annex II of the Habitats Directive and is included in the Natura 2000 network of protected areas
Includes broadleaf and mixed forests with hornbeam on sandy loam and gravel or hygromorphic clay and loam soils at normal humidity. These habitats can occupy habitats of various trophic ranges: from mesotrophic to eutrophic. Without hornbeam, also grpw common oaks, lindens, spruces, a lot of maple and elm, as well as ash admixture grow in abundance. Sometimes these species of trees can predominate in the stand. Pines also occur in the poorest areas. During regeneration, birch and aspen may form the bulk. It is characterized by a small grove of species of shrubs. The grassland is dominated by grasses associated with broad-leaved forests.
Rašomavičius V. EB svarbos natūralių buveinių inventorizavimo vadovas. Gamtos tyrimų centras. 2012. Vilnius