Rosmarinus officinalis L.

Common name

English: Rosemary

German: Rosmarin

Mandarin: 迷迭香 (mi die xiang)

Portuguese: Alecrim

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Lamiales (157)

        Family: Lamiaceae (88) (family description)

          Genus: Rosmarinus (1)

           Epithet: officinalis L. (12)

officinalis => of practical use to man; official species in commerce, especially for medicinal purposes

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: blue, violet, white

External links

Check for Rosmarinus officinalis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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