Calflora
Taxon  Report   2888    
Echium candicans  L. f.
Pride of madeira
Echium candicans
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Echium candicans
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Echium candicans
© 2011 Michael O'Brien
Echium candicans, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Echium candicans
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Echium fastuosum
More information about  Echium candicans
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ECCA5)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 16, 2018).

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