Plumbaginaceae

Limonium Mill.

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  1. Limonium wrightii (Hance) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 396; --Nakamura et al., Phytotaxa 152 (2013) 56; --Statice wrightii Hance, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 5, 5 (1866) 236; --Type: from Japan. Japan, Taiwan, Philippines. BATAN: Sabtang Island. Photos

Plumbago L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 24 December 2019

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  1. Plumbago indica L. in Stickm., Herb. Amb. (1754) 24; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 362; EPFP 3 (1921) 275; --Steenis, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1949) 111. --Plumbago rosea L., Sp. Pl. ed. 2 (1762) 215; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 362. Widely distributed in the Old World tropics, Philippines.
  2. Plumbago zeylanica L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 151; -Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 362; EPFP 3 (1923) 275; --Steenis, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1949) 109. Old World tropics to Hawaii, possibly indigenous only to SE Asia. Throughout Malesia (except Borneo and the Moluccas). Photos

Cultivated, non naturalized taxa:

  1. Limonium sinuatum (L.) Mill., Gard. Dict. Ed. 8 (1768) no. 6; --Steenis, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1949) 112; --Statice sinuata L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 276. Native of the Mediterranean. Photos
  2. Plumbago auriculata Lam., Encycl. 2 (1876) 270; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 361; EPFP 3 (1921) 275; --Steenis, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1949) 111. Native of S Africa. A common ornamental in Malesia, up to 1100m. Not naturalized. Photos

Literature

Nakamura, K, RR Rubite, G Kokubugata, Y Kono, M Yokota & CI Peng. 2013. First record of the genus Limonium (Plumbaginaceae) from the Malesian region. Phytotaxa 152: 56-58

Steenis, CGGJ van. 1949. Plumbaginaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 4: 107-112

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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