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Common name

English: Common Juniper

German: Gemeiner Wacholder

Portuguese: Zimbro

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2597)

  Phylum: Pinophyta (35)

    Class: Pinopsida (36)

      Order: Pinales (35)

        Family: Cupressaceae (13)

          Genus: Juniperus (7)

            Epithet: communis L. (8)

Synonym: Juniperus albanica Pénzes

albanica => from Albania

communis => common, or growing in society

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: green

External links

Check for Juniperus communis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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