Scoparia dulcis L.

Common name

English: Licorice weed

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Scrophulariales (99)

        Family: Scrophulariaceae (42) (family description)

          Genus: Scoparia (1)

           Epithet: dulcis L. (2)

Synonym: Gratiola micrantha Nutt.

dulcis => sweet, or any taste not acrid

micrantha => bearing minute flowers

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Scoparia dulcis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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