Campanula aurea var. angustifolia Ker Gawl.


Family: Campanulaceae

Genus: Campanula

Parent: Campanula aurea

Description: 

From Bot. Reg. : but even at this day far from a common plant in our collections, notwithstanding its handsome bloom and easy culture... To us it has the formal appearance of an artificial plant...

History: 

First published in Bot. Reg. 1: 57 in 1815.

Synonym of Musschia aurea (L.f.) Dumort.

From Bot. Reg. Introduced by Mr. Masson in 1777... According to Mr. Masson's notes preserved in the Banksian Library, the variety alpha is found at Madeira on spots near the coast, /beta on rocks in the interior of the island.

Other names listed in Bot. Reg.:

Campanula aurea L.f. - basionym of Musschia aurea (L.f.) Dumort.


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