Galeopsis pubescens Bess.

Common name

English: Hairy Hempnettle

German: Weichhaariger Hohlzahn

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Lamiales (158)

        Family: Lamiaceae (89) (family description)

          Genus: Galeopsis (2)

           Epithet: pubescens Bess. (9)

Synonyms: Galeopsis murriana Borbás & Wettst. ex Murr, Galeopsis subspeciosa Borbás, Galeopsis variegata Wender., Galeopsis walteriana Schltdl.

murriana => in honor of Josef Murr (1864-1932), Austrian classical philologist and botanist

pubescens => downy, slightly hairy

variegata => irregularly coloured, in stripes or patches

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet

External links

Check for Galeopsis pubescens at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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