Calluna vulgaris (L.) Hull

Common name

English: Common Heather

German: Besenheide

Portuguese: Torga-ordinária

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Ericales (34)

        Family: Ericaceae (25) (family description)

          Genus: Calluna (1)

           Epithet: vulgaris (L.) Hull (14)

vulgaris => common, everyday

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: violet, pink

External links

Check for Calluna vulgaris at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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