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Santolina chamaecyparissus L.



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Name: Santolina chamaecyparissus L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl.: 842 (1753)

Rank: species


Common names

US name U.S. name: lavender cotton
en English name: lavender-cotton
French name: santoline petit cyprès
Italian name: Santolina cipressina

Grown habit: Subshrub, Shrub
Duration: Perennial
 

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Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Parigi, Arboretum del Jardin Botanique de la Ville de Paris, Ecole Du Breuil., Francia, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by L.R.

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by L.R.

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by L.R.

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Comune di Merano, giardino di Castel Trauttmansdorff. , BZ, Trentino Alto- Adige, Italia, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
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Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by L.R.

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by L.R.

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Comune di Trieste, Civico Orto Botanico, TS, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italia, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Comune di Trieste, Civico Orto Botanico, TS, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italia, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Parigi, Arboretum del Jardin Botanique de la Ville de Paris, Ecole Du Breuil., Francia, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by Pancrazio Campagna

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Credit: Photo by Vito Buono - Bari

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus

Santolina chamaecyparissus
Santolina chamaecyparissus
Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Orto Botanico dell'Ateneo di Modena e Reggio Emilia, MO, Emilia-Romagna, Italia, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share-Alike 3.0 License


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(*) Source: USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA
 

 




Distribution in USA and Canada

USA (CA, GA, LA, MA, NC, SC)

Distributional map for Santolina chamaecyparissus L.
Map for Santolina chamaecyparissus L.
USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (http://plants.usda.gov, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA


TAXONOMY

Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae


Genus: Santolina


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