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Common name

English: Nordic Dragonhead

German: Nordischer Drachenkopf

Mandarin: 青兰 (qing lan)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Lamiales (174)

        Family: Lamiaceae (93)(family description)

          Genus: Dracocephalum (1)

            Epithet: ruyschiana L. (1)

ruyschiana => in honor of Frederik Ruysch, 17th century Dutch anatomist and botanist

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue

External links

Check for Dracocephalum ruyschiana at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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