Dorycnium rectum (L.)Ser.

Common name

English: Erect Canary Clover

German: Aufrechter Backenklee

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Dorycnium (2)

           Epithet: rectum (L.)Ser. (1)

Synonyms: Bonjeanea recta (L.)Reichb., Dorycnium erectum (L.)Ser., Lotus rectus L.

erectum => upright, perpendicular

recta => straight, upright, erect

rectum => straight, upright, erect

rectus => erect

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, red, beige, white

External links

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