Ononis spinosa L.

Common name

English: Spiny Restharrow

German: Dornige Hauhechel

Mandarin: 红芒柄花 (hong mang bing hua)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Ononis (4)

           Epithet: spinosa L. (7)

spinosa => having spines or thorns

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, violet

External links

Check for Ononis spinosa at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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