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Taxon: Echium candicans L. f.

Genus: Echium
Family: Boraginaceae subfamily: Boraginoideae.
Nomen number: 14869
Place of publication: Suppl. pl. 131. 1782 ("1781")
Name verified on: 31-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 31-Mar-2012
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • pride-of-Madeira   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • Stolz von Madeira   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AUSTRALASIA
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Italy
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

      Adventive:
  • EUROPE
    Southwestern Europe: Spain

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.
  • Bennett, M. 2003. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 103.
  • Bramwell, D. 1972. A revision of the genus Echium in Macaronesia. Lagascalia 2:88.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  • Hansen, A. & P. Sunding. 1993. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Johnston, I. M. 1953. Studies in the Boraginaceae, XXV. A revaluation of some genera of the Lithospermeae. J. Arnold Arbor. 34:283.
  • Kartesz, J. T. 2011. North American plant atlas. The Biota of North America Program (BONAP).
  • Lems, K. 1960. Floristic botany of the Canary islands.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Press, J. R. & M. J. Short, eds. 1994. Flora of Madeira.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [mentions].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Echium candicans L. f.:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?14869 (30 August 2014)

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