Anchusa officinalis L.

Common name

English: Common bugloss

German: Gemeine Ochsenzunge


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Lamiales (158)

        Family: Boraginaceae (34) (family description)

          Genus: Anchusa (4)

           Epithet: officinalis L. (12)

officinalis => of practical use to man; official species in commerce, especially for medicinal purposes


Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue

External links

Check for Anchusa officinalis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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