Taxon profile


Golden Alison
Aurinia saxatilis (L.) Desv.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Brassicales »  family Brassicaceae - crucifers »  genus Aurinia - aurinia

Scientific synonyms

Alyssum saxatile L.
Alyssum saxatile var. compactum hort.

Other names

= Basket of Gold
= Basket-of-gold
= Candy Mustard
= Gold Alyssum
= Gold Dust
= Gold-dust
= Golden-tuft Alyssum
= Golden-tuft Madwort
= Rock Madwort
= Yellow Alyssum Flowers


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Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Aurinia saxatilis subsp. arduini (Fritsch) Dostál

Aurinia saxatilis subsp. arduini

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Aurinia saxatilis (L.) Desv.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Alyssum saxatile L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Aurinia saxatilis (L.) Desv.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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