Agalinis maritima

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Agalinis maritima (Raf.) Raf.

Scrophulariaceae

Life form: annual or biennial

 

Arrangement: opposite
Leaves: decidious

Shape: not specified

Division: simple

Shape: salverform
Fruit: loculicidal capsule

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Inflorescence: not specified

Petals: not specified
Habit: not specified

Growth form: not specified

Taxonomy

Divisio:
Magnoliophyta
Subdivisio:
Magnoliophytina
Classis:
Rosopsida
Subclassis:
Lamiidae
Superordo:
Lamianae
Ordo:
Scrophulariales

Agalinis maritima belongs to the group of annual and biennial plants.

Naming

Agalinis maritima was described by Constantine Samuel Rafinesque. The name is considered as validly published.

Taxonomy

Agalinis maritima is a species in the genus Agalinis which contains approximately 60 to 66 species and belongs to the family of the Scrophulariaceae (Figwort Family). The type species of the genus is Agalinis purpurea.

Characteristics

Growth

The plants reach heights of 15 to 30 centimetres.

Leaves

Agalinis maritima is deciduous. The simple leaves are opposite.

Flowers and Fruits

Agalinis maritima produces pink salverform flowers from July to October.

The plants produce loculicidal capsules.

Root System

Distribution

Cultivation

Uses

Maintenance and Propagation

Cultivars

Pests and Diseases

Literature

  • Walter Erhardt, Erich Götz, Nils Bödeker, Siegmund Seybold: Der große Zander. Eugen Ulmer KG, Stuttgart 2008, ISBN 978-3-8001-5406-7. (Ger.)
  • Christoper Brickell (Editor-in-chief): RHS A-Z Encyclopedia of Garden Plants. Third edition. Dorling Kindersley, London 2003, ISBN 0-7513-3738-2.

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