Alchemilla alpina L.

Common name

English: Alpine lady's mantle

German: Alpen-Frauenmantel

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Rosales (89)

        Family: Rosaceae (55) (family description)

          Genus: Alchemilla (1)

           Epithet: alpina L. (1)

Synonyms: Alchemilla glomerata (Tausch) E.G.Camus, Alchemilla glomerata (Tausch) Buser, Alchemilla viridicans Rothm.

alpina => from the Alps

glomerata => club-shaped, clustered into a head

viridicans => green

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow, beige

External links

Check for Alchemilla alpina at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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