Herbario Virtual del Mediterráneo Occidental

Àrea de Botànica, Departament de Biologia, Universitat de les Illes Balears

Linaria aeruginea (Gouan) Cav. subsp. pruinosa (Sennen & Pau) Chater & Valdés

Family : SCROPHULARIACEAE

Genus : Linaria

    Province distribution : Balearic Islands.

    Distribution in the islands : Mallorca.

    General distribution : Mediterranean (Balearic)

    Endemisms : Balearic Islands

    Flowering time : April. May.

    Life-forms : Terophyte.

    Habitat : Stony soils.

    Plants protected by law : Balearic Catalogue.

    IUCN Category : Poco preocupante

    Characteristics : This plant lives in rocky places in the Serra de Tramuntana, even in the middle of talus slopes. Its thin ash-grey coloured stems grow between the rocks; the leaves are also grey in colour with a linear contom about one centimetre in length. The flowers contrast with the plants colour scheme, as they are large and of oranges hues with violet lines, they have a spur of about a centimetre in length. This subspecies is endemic to Mallorca. Flowers from April to May.

    Status : Endèmica.

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