1. Family: Plumbaginaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Limonium Mill.
      1. Limonium vulgare Mill.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Azores, W. Europe to SW. Sweden.

    [FTEA]

    Plumbaginaceae, C. M. Wilmot-Dear. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1976

    Distribution
    Native to Europe and North America, or a hybrid of this species, has been cultivated near Nairobi—Nov. 1961, Graham Bell in E.A.H. 318/61A !; exact identification uncertain.
    Habit
    Perennial herb.
    Leaves
    Oblong or obovate leaves.
    Inflorescences
    Corymbose inflorescence of 2-flowered spikelets.
    Flowers
    Corolla-tube and calyx both 4 mm. long, and reddish corolla-lobes.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Azores, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Great Britain, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden

    Limonium vulgare Mill. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000704479
    Heldreich, T.H.H.von [s.n.] K000704478

    First published in Gard. Dict. ed. 8: n.º 1 (1768)

    Accepted by

    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0