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Michauxia campanuloides

Michauxia campanuloides (*)

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Campanulids
Ordo: Asterales

Familia: Campanulaceae
Subfamilia: Campanuloideae
Genus: Michauxia
Species: Michauxia campanuloides

Michauxia campanuloides L'Hér., Michauxia: i (1788).

Mindium rhazis Juss., Gen. Pl.: 164 (1789), nom. superfl.
Mindium spicatum J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. ed. 13[bis]: 618 (1791), nom. superfl.
Michauxia strigosa Pers., Syn. Pl. 1: 418 (1805), nom. superfl.
Mindium campanuloides (L'Hér.) Rech.f. & Schiman-Czeika, Fl. Iranica 13: 47 (1965).
Michauxia nova J.F.Gmel., Syst. Nat. ed. 13[bis]: 618 (1791), nom. inval.
Campanula lyrifolia Salisb., Prodr. Stirp. Chap. Allerton: 127 (1796).
Mindium isauricum Contandr., Quézel & Pamukç., Ann. Univ. Provence, Sci. 26: 55 (1972) [1971 publ. 1972].

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Asia-Temperate
Regional: Western Asia
Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Turkey.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Michauxia campanuloides in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2019 Jul. 27. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2019. Michauxia campanuloides. Published online. Accessed: Jul 27 2019.
The Plant List 2013. Michauxia campanuloides in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published online. Accessed: 2019 Jul 27. 2019. Michauxia campanuloides. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 27 Jul 2019.
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Michauxia campanuloides in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 08-Apr-12.

Vernacular names
Türkçe: Keçibiciği

Michauxia campanuloides, the rough-leaved michauxia, is an ornamental plant in the Campanulaceae (bellflower) family. It is native to Greece, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Israel.[2][3]


From rosettes of basal lanceolate and lobed leaves arise flowering stems up to 2 m high, branched towards the top carrying many drooping flowers of white, tinged with purple, with 8-10 long narrow reflexed lobes and long-projecting style. Flowers April–July.[4]
Stony and rocky places.


Botanical Magazine -VOLUME-7 plate 219, 1793
Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
Lammers, T.G. (2007). World checklist and bibliography of Campanulaceae: 1-675. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flowers of Greece and the Aegean, Anthony Huxley and William Taylor, CHATTO & WINDUS, London 1977, ISBN 0 7011 2228 5

Pink, A. (2004). Gardening for the Million. Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation.

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