1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Scorzonera L.
      1. Scorzonera hispanica L.

        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!)

    Distribution

    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.

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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