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Taxon: Verbascum virgatum Stokes

Genus: Verbascum
Family: Scrophulariaceae tribe: Scrophularieae.
Nomen number: 401852
Place of publication: W. Withering, Bot. arr. Brit. pl. ed. 2, 1:227. 1787
Name verified on: 12-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 22-Jun-2007
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • green mullein   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • twiggy mullein   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • barbasco   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • glandelkungsljus   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    Southeastern Europe: Italy
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Portugal - Azores
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico
    United States
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    Southwestern Pacific: New Caledonia
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile; Paraguay; Uruguay

      Adventive:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

More:

Check other web resources for Verbascum virgatum Stokes:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?401852 (18 April 2014)

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