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Genus: Scrophularia

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid I > Order: Lamiales > Famliy: Scrophulariaceae

Three species cultivated.

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Scrophularia auriculata (Water figwort)

[= Scrophularia aquatica]

Native to Europe to the Mediterranean.

 

Scrophularia nodosa (Common figwort)

Native to Europe.

 

Scrophularia sambucifolia

Native to the Mediterranean.

 

 


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