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Common name

English: Salvation Jane

German: Wegerichblättrige Natternkopf

Portuguese: Chupa-mel, Lingua-de-vaca, Soagem-viperina

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2553)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2451)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2075)

      Order: Lamiales (165)

        Family: Boraginaceae (35) (family description)

          Genus: Echium (9)

           Epithet: plantagineum L. (1)

plantagineum => resembling a plantain

Characteristics

Climate: temperate, sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, violet

External links

Check for Echium plantagineum at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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