An online educational resource and botanical image library dedicated to
the flora; wildflowers, trees, shrubs, ferns, liverworts and mosses, found in
South-West England, mostly around Devon and Cornwall, by David Fenwick.

Scrophulariaceae - Figwort Family (Scrophulariaceae Images)
Tribe Hemimerideae

Diascia barberae - Twinspur (A)

Nemesia fruticans - Nemesia (A)

Tribe Limoselleae

Chaenostoma cordatum - Bacopa or Trailing Phlox (A)

Tribe Scrophularieae

Scrophularia auriculata - Water Figwort or Betony (N)
Scrophularia nodosa - Common Figwort (N)
Scrophularia peregrina - Nettle-leaved Figwort (A)
Scrophularia scorodonia - Balm-leaved Figwort (PA)
Scrophularia vernalis - Yellow Figwort (A)

Verbascum blattaria - Moth Mullein (A)
Verbascum nigrum var. nigrum - Dark Mullein (N)
Verbascum nigrum var. tomentosum - Dark Mullein (N)
Verbascum phlomoides - Orange Mullein (A)
Verbascum thapsus - Great or Common Mullein (N)
Verbascum virgatum - Twiggy or Large-flowered Mullein (N)

Genera Not Placed in a Tribe

Phygelius capensis - Cape Fuchsia (A)

The Figwort weevil, Cionus scrophulariae is a major pest of many species in this family.

(N) - Native Wildflower
(PN) - Possibly Native
(A) - Alien or Garden Escape
(PA) - Probable Alien or Garden Escape

For the following species see 'Woody Plants'.
Buddleja davidii - Butterfly Bush
Buddleja globosa - Orange-ball-tree

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