Triticum aestivum L.

Common name

English: Wheat

German: Weichweizen

Portuguese: Trigo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Cyperales (87)

        Family: Poaceae (70) (family description)

          Genus: Triticum (2)

           Epithet: aestivum L. (1)

aestivum => pertaining to summer, flowering in summer

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green, beige, white

External links

Check for Triticum aestivum at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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