Taxon  Report   2888    
Echium candicans  L. f.
Pride of madeira
Echium candicans
© 2009 Neal Kramer
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Echium candicans
© 2016 Ron Vanderhoff
Echium candicans
© 2012 Carl Spencer
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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Echium candicans
© 2013 Tim Hyland
Genus: Echium
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Echium fastuosum
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 19, 2019).