Tropaeolum majus L.

Common name

English: Nasturtium

German: Kapuzinerkresse

Mandarin: 旱金莲 (han jin lian)

Portuguese: Chagas

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Geraniales (35)

        Family: Tropaeolaceae (1) (family description)

          Genus: Tropaeolum (1)

           Epithet: majus L. (4)

majus => large, big

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: red, orange, yellow

External links

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