Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
myosuros
NOTES

An annual or perennial herb to about 25 cm with the leaves in a basal rosette. The glabrous leaves are linear to narrowly laceolate and have a flattened petiole. Origin South America.


AUTHORITY
Lam.
Sub Author
Conservation
Exotic
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers in a cylindrical spike on a short, hairy peduncle. The bracts are densely hairy and have acute apices.
Colour: Green
Common Name
Exotic
Plantago
Habitat
NOTES: Found along the roads in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Plantago chubutensis
Plantago humilior
Plantago nigritella
Plantago occidentalis
Plantago pseudomyosuros
Plantago rojasii
Plantago taraxacoides



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