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Common name

English: Common st johnswort

German: Echtes Johanniskraut, Tüpfel-Johanniskraut

Mandarin: 贯叶连翘 (guan ye lian qiao)

Portuguese: Erva-de-São-João, Milfurada

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2612)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2512)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2124)

      Order: Malpighiales (111)

        Family: Hypericaceae (9)(family description)

          Genus: Hypericum (9)

            Epithet: perforatum L. (1)

Synonyms: Hypericum assurgens Peterm., Hypericum vulgare Lam.

perforatum => pierced with holes

vulgare => common, everyday

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Hypericum perforatum at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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