Caltha palustris L.

Common name

English: Marsh marigold

German: Sumpfdotterblume

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Ranunculales (54)

        Family: Ranunculaceae (50) (family description)

          Genus: Caltha (1)

           Epithet: palustris L. (7)

Synonym: Caltha elata Duthie

elata => exalted, tall, lofty, stately

palustris => bog, swamp-loving

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Caltha palustris at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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