Calendula L.

Common Name: Marigold

Family: Compositae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 2: 921. 1753.

Other: Lectotype: C. officinalis L. (Green in Prop. Brit. Bot. 183. 1929.) Latin 'calendae' = first day of the month, apparently alluding to the long flowering of some species.

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