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 Changed: 31-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

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

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Lagascalia 2:88. 1972; Pulmonaria 103.)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Italy
  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

    Adventive:

  • Europe

    • Southwestern Europe: Spain

References:

  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. 1961- (F NZeal)
  • Bennett, M. Pulmonarias and the Borage family. 2003 (Pulmonaria) 103.
  • Bramwell, D. 1972. A revision of the genus Echium in Macaronesia (Lagascalia) 2:88.
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. 1993 (L Macar ed4)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • 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. North American plant atlas. The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2011 (NAmer Pl Atlas)
  • Lems, K. Floristic botany of the Canary islands. 1960 (L Canary)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Press, J. R. & M. J. Short, eds. Flora of Madeira. 1994 (F Madeira)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

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