Cichorium intybus L.

Common name

English: Common chicory

German: Gemeine Wegwarte

Mandarin: 菊苣 (ju ju)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Asterales (210)

        Family: Asteraceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Cichorium (2)

           Epithet: intybus L. (1)

intybus => wild chicory that is harvested in January

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue

External links

Check for Cichorium intybus at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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