Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
LIMONIUM (G)
Sea-Pink(Le) Papierblom
Family: PLUMBAGINACEAE
limus, = slime, mud, mire; leimon, = meadow; -ium, = ‘characteristic of’, hence indicates connection or resemblance. lemōnion, = sea lavender. (many species grow in salt marshes)
(ld, BL, Le)
Limonium scabrum var. scabrum (La)
Purple Sea Pink(Wf) Sea Lavender(PS)
Location: (F, K)
scaber, scabrum, = rough, scurfy, scabrous; scabby, mangy, itchy. (scabrous, i.e. rough or gritty to the touch on account of numerous minute projections)
(ld, BL)