Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Plantago
Family: Plantaginaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
crassifolia var. crassifolia
NOTES

A hairy, perennial to 30 cm which has a rhizome and fleshy or leathery leaves. The leaves are linear-oblanceolate or pinnatifid and have hairs in the axils.


AUTHORITY
Forssk.
Sub Author
Conservation
Uncommon
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers in dense, narrowly cylindric spikes have hairy corolla tubes
Colour: White
Common Name
Fleshy plantain
Plantain
Habitat
NOTES: Grows on the river banks which are inundated at spring tide
HABITAT NAME: Riverside
Uses
None known
None
Months
November
December
January
February
March
Synonyms for Species
Plantago carnosa
Plantago litoraria



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