Plantago major L.

Common name

English: Broadleaf plantain

German: Breitwegerich

Mandarin: 大车前 (da che qian)

Portuguese: Erva-das-sete-linhas, Tanchagem-folha-larga

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Plantaginales (8)

        Family: Plantaginaceae (8) (family description)

          Genus: Plantago (6)

           Epithet: major L. (3)

Synonym: Plantago asiatica auct. non L.

asiatica => of Asiatic origin

major => larger than the type

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green, beige, white

External links

Check for Plantago major at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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