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Pentaglottis sempervirens (L.) Tausch ex Bailey

Common name

English: Evergreen bugloss, Green Alkanet

German: Grüne Ochsenzunge

Portuguese: Língua De Boi


Kingdom: Plantae (2335)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2237)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1893)

      Order: Lamiales (146)

        Family: Boraginaceae (30) (family description)

          Genus: Pentaglottis (1)

           Epithet: sempervirens (L.) Tausch ex Bailey (2)

Synonyms: Anchusa sempervirens L., Caryolophora sempervirens (L.) Fisch. & Trautv.

sempervirens => evergreen, retaining leaves in winter


Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue

External links

Check for Pentaglottis sempervirens at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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