Dipsacus fullonum L.

Common name

English: Common teasel, Fuller's teasel

German: Wilde Karde

Portuguese: Cardo-cardador

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Dipsacales (30)

        Family: Caprifoliaceae (20) (family description)

          Genus: Dipsacus (1)

           Epithet: fullonum L. (1)

fullonum => used for carding wool

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: pink, beige, white

External links

Check for Dipsacus fullonum at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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