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Common name

English: Alpine lady's mantle

German: Alpen-Frauenmantel

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2595)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2494)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2108)

      Order: Rosales (117)

        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

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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