Avena sativa L.

Common name

English: Oat

German: Hafer

Portuguese: Aveia

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Cyperales (87)

        Family: Poaceae (70) (family description)

          Genus: Avena (3)

           Epithet: sativa L. (6)

sativa => sown, planted, cultivated, not wild

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green

External links

Check for Avena sativa at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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