Endemics in the Balkans
Across Balkanic endemics, there an identified presence of 14 species (Acanthus hungaricus, Acer hyrcanum subsp. Intermedium, Betonica scardica, Campanula sparsa subsp.sphaerotrix, Cytisus procumbens, Genista subcapitata, Viola macedonica subsp. мacedonica, Eryngium palmatum, Cerastium rectum subsp.rectum, Heliosperma pusillum subsp.moehringiifolia, Trifolium dalmaticum, Trifolium medium subsp.balcanicum, Sesleria latifolia I Festuca panciciana) which composes 2.56% of the total of 547 endemic plant taxons in Serbia.
Flora of the explored Dherdap area with its 1.013 species and subspecies composes somewhat more than a quarter of the entire flora in Serbia. Djerdap NP with its surroundings is marked as the area of international importance for preserving plants i.e. the so called IPA area, because of its refuge properties and existence of large diversity of plants of various origin, which exceeds by nearly 1,584 ha the surface of the park.