Malcolmia flexuosa

Phylum: Magnoliophyta - Class: Equisetopsida - Order: Brassicales - Family: Brassicaceae

Malcolmia flexuosa, Algarve, Portugal (picture: Clive Viney)

This delightful, bright pink flower grows in the harsh, dry and sandy conditions on the coast of the Algarve where it can be found from February until May. Malcolmia is a member of the Cabbage (Brassicaceae) family of plants, also known as the crucifers.

© 1995 - 2024 First Nature: a not-for-profit volunteer-run resource

Please help to keep this free resource online...

Terms of use - Privacy policy - Disable cookies - Links policy