EPPO Global Database

Arctotheca calendula(AROCA)

Distribution details in United Kingdom

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2006: Transient
Aiton (1814) reports the cultivation on A. calendula (under the name of Cryptostemma calendulaceum) at the Botanic Garden of Kew and since 1752 in UK gardens.
According to Euro+Med refereing to Sell & Murrell, the species is casual in Great Britain.
* Aiton WT. (1814) An epitome of the second edition of Hortus Kewensis, for the use of practical gardeners. Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme & Brown. London.

* Sell P & Murrell G (2006) Flora of Great Britain and Ireland 4 Cambridge.