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Hyacinthoides x massartiana Geerinck

Verified by: Temperate sect. 18 August 2010
Notes: Verified with Rix, M. 2004. '481. Hyacinthoides non-scripta' Curtis's Botanical Magazine 21:20-25. Scape erect. Flowers campanulate, tepals erecto-patent. Anthers with blue pollen, white when the pollen is shed. Outer 3 stamens fixed more than 1/4 way up the perianth. Perianth blue-violet. Shows sign of hybridisation and introgression from H. non-scripta.
Wild voucher no:                                25 February 1983
Locality: Portugal, Algarve, 5km before Sagre to the E on the main coast road.
Coordinates:  150m
Field notes: Rocky hillock covered in Lentiscus & Cistus. Was Endymion hispanicus, then Hyacinthoides hispanicus. Family was Liliaceae.
Collector: Young, M. 816

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