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Common name

English: Azorean scabious

Portuguese: Saudades

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2511)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2123)

      Order: Dipsacales (32)

        Family: Caprifoliaceae (21)(family description)

          Genus: Scabiosa (4)

            Epithet: nitens Roem. & Schult. (1)

nitens => shining, smooth and clear, lustrous

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: brown, violet, pink, yellow

External links

Check for Scabiosa nitens at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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