Veratrum nigrum L.

Common name

English: Black False-helleborine, Black Hellebore

German: Schwarzer Germer

Mandarin: 藜芦 (li lu)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Liliales (113)

        Family: Liliaceae (37) (family description)

          Genus: Veratrum (2)

           Epithet: nigrum L. (4)

nigrum => black, blackness

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple

External links

Check for Veratrum nigrum at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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