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Common name

English: Pot Marigold

German: Garten-Ringelblume

Mandarin: 金盏菊 (jin zhan ju)

Portuguese: Calêndula


Kingdom: Plantae (2629)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2532)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2141)

      Order: Asterales (236)

        Family: Asteraceae (220)(family description)

          Genus: Calendula (3)

            Epithet: officinalis L. (12)

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


Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: orange

External links

Check for Calendula officinalis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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