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Common name

English: Enchanter's Nightshade

German: Großes Hexenkraut

Portuguese: Erva-das-feiticeiras

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Myrtales (76)

        Family: Onagraceae (16)(family description)

          Genus: Circaea (1)

            Epithet: lutetiana L. (1)

Synonyms: Carlostephania major Bubani, Circaea vulgaris Moench

lutetiana => from Paris (Lutetia Parisiorum in latin)

major => larger than the type

vulgaris => common, everyday

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Circaea lutetiana at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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