Crithmum maritimum L.

Common name

English: Funcho-do-mar, Rock Samphire

German: Bazillenkraut, Meerfenchel

Portuguese: Funcho-mar├ştimo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2263)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2168)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1830)

      Order: Apiales (32)

        Family: Apiaceae (24) (family description)

          Genus: Crithmum (1)

           Epithet: maritimum L. (4)

maritimum => growing on the seashore, confined to the coast

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: xerophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: beige, white

External links

Check for Crithmum maritimum at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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