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Common name

English: Ceylon slitwort

Mandarin: 绉面草 (zhou mian cao)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2612)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2512)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2124)

      Order: Lamiales (174)

        Family: Lamiaceae (93)(family description)

          Genus: Leucas (2)

            Epithet: zeylanica (L.) R.Br. (3)

zeylanica => from Sri Lanka (Ceylon)

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Leucas zeylanica at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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