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Some kind of Bugloss?

Observed: 2nd March 2012 By: TamsinTamsin’s reputation in Plants
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Description:

Seen on Tenerife in the Laurel forest area on the way from the north side into the Teide national park

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Echium interacts

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miked's picture

Its an Echium, there are

Its an Echium, there are quite a few species on the canaries but its usually possible to narrow down the species by seeing which island and which habitat. But I still have one or two from this forest habitat that I have not been able to ID.
http://www.floradecanarias.com/echium.html
has pictures and descriptions of many of them.