Humulus lupulus L.

Common name

English: Common hop

German: Echter Hopfen

Mandarin: ňĽĄÚůĺŔŐ▒ (pi jiu hua)

Portuguese: L├║pulo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Urticales (41)

        Family: Cannabaceae (3) (family description)

          Genus: Humulus (1)

           Epithet: lupulus L. (1)

lupulus => from Latin lupus (wolf), because when it grows among willows, it strangles them by its light, climbing embraces, like a wolf among sheep

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow, white

External links

Check for Humulus lupulus at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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