Xeranthemum speciocissimum L.


Family: Compositae

Genus: Xeranthemum

History: 

Published in Sp. Pl. 2: 858 in 1753.

Basionym of Syncarpha speciocissima (L.) B.Nord.

Also published in Bot. Repos. 1: 51 in 1797: ...introduced, according to the Kew catalogue, by Mr. F. Masson from the Cape of Good Hope, in the year 1787... (Bot. Repos.)


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