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Nicotiana tabacum L.

Common name

English: Tobacco

German: Tabak

Mandarin: 烟草 (yan cao)

Portuguese: Erva-do-tabaco


Kingdom: Plantae (2335)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2237)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1893)

      Order: Solanales (83)

        Family: Solanaceae (44) (family description)

          Genus: Nicotiana (3)

           Epithet: tabacum L. (1)

tabacum => derived from an indigenous American word for tobacco smoking tools


Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: pink

External links

Check for Nicotiana tabacum at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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