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Common name

English: Doubtful Knight's Spur

German: Garten-Rittersporn


Kingdom: Plantae (2659)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2572)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2167)

      Order: Ranunculales (74)

        Family: Ranunculaceae (52)(family description)

          Genus: Consolida (1)

            Epithet: ajacis (L.) Schur (1)

Synonym: Consolida ambigua (L.) P.W. Ball & Heywood

ajacis => named after the Greek hero Ajax

ambigua => doubtful, of uncertain relationship


Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue, purple, violet, pink

External links

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