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This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe, Morocco.

[FTEA]

Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

Note
Cultivated as a root vegetable:glabrous plants with truncate achenes, with feathery pappus. Cultivated in Nairobi in 1955 ( Robinson H141/55!) and a garden escape in the W Usambaras, Kitango, Jan. 1941 ( Greenway 6098!)

Native to:

Albania, Austria, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

California, Puerto Rico, Switzerland

Scorzonera hispanica L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Fay, M.F. [MFF624], United Kingdom K000696364

First published in Sp. Pl.: 791 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

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