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Echium candicans f.

Echium candicans L. f.

Echium fastuosum auct. non Aiton

Pride of Madeira

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderLamialesAromatic herbs and shrubs, including lavender, lilac, olive, jasmine, ash, teak, snapdragon, sesame, psyllium, garden sage, mint, basil, and rosemary
FamilyBoraginaceaeBorages or forget-me-nots
GenusEchiumFrom the Greek echis, “a viper,” the nutlets appearing to represent a viper’s head
SpeciescandicansWhite

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Echium candicans f. description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 13 Jun 2010.

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Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA
≈ 6½ × 4' (2.0 × 1.3 m)

Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA
≈ 30 × 20" (75 × 50 cm)

Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA
≈ 4 × 2½' (1.3 × 0.9 m)

Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA
≈ 2 × 1½" (5.7 × 4.3 cm)

Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA
≈ 10 × 15" (26 × 39 cm)

Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA ID is uncertain

Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA
≈ 4½ × 6' (1.4 × 1.9 m)

Echium candicans (Pride of Madeira)

2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, CA
≈ 29 × 38" (72 × 97 cm)

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