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Taxon: Echium candicans L. f.

 
Genus: Echium
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Boraginoideae
Tribe: Lithospermeae
Nomen number: 14869
Place of publication: Suppl. pl. 131. 1782 ("1781")
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 31-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

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]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Adventive

    Europe
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Spain


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]


References:

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

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

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=14869. Accessed 19 October 2019.