Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Checklist » Scrophulariaceae
Scrophulariaceae   (Figwort Family)

Notes: Treatment here of Scrophulariaceae follows Olmstead et al., (2001). Members of Scrophulariaceae s. l. have been placed into the families Linderniaceae, Mazaceae, Orobanchaceae, Paulowniaceae, Phrymaceae, and Plantaginaceae. Castilleja, Cordylanthus, Triphysaria, and Orthocarpus are listed under Orobanchaceae.

Family Synonyms:
» Buddlejaceae (Butterfly-Bush Family)

» Olmstead, R.G., C.W. dePamphilis, A.D. Wolfe, N.D. Young, W.J. Elisons and P. A. Reeves. 2001. Disintegration of the Scrophulariaceae. American Journal of Botany. 88:348-361.

Family treatment authored by Fred Weinmann; last updated 8/7/2012 by David Giblin
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Buddleja davidii Franch.   [JPM] 0 orange-eye butterfly-bush
Limosella acaulis Sesse & Moç.    [H&C] 0
Limosella aquatica L.   [H&C] 0 awl-leaf mudwort
Scrophularia californica Cham. & Schlecht. var. oregana (Pennell) Boivin   [H&C] 1 California figwort
Scrophularia lanceolata Pursh   [H&C] 2 lance-leaf figwort
Scrophularia nodosa L.   [Stace, 1997] 0 common figwort
Verbascum blattaria L.   [H&C] 0 moth mullein
Verbascum thapsus L.   [H&C] 0 flannel mullein, great mullein
Verbascum virgatum Stokes 0

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