Leonotis leonurus (Cultivated)

Leonotis leonurus (L.) R.Br., Hortus Kew. 3: 410 1811. (Syn: Hemisodon leonurus (L.) Raf.; Leonotis leonurus var. albiflora Benth.; Leonurus africanus Mill.; Leonurus grandiflorus Moench; Leonurus superbus Medik.; Phlomis leonurus L.; Phlomis speciosa Salisb. [Illegitimate]); Leonotis leonurus, also known as lion’s tail and wild dagga, is a plant species in the Lamiaceae (mint) family. The […]

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Leonotis nepetifolia

Leonotis nepetifolia (L.) R.Br., Hortus Kew. 3: 409 1811. (Syn. Leonurus globosus Moench [Illegitimate]; Leonurus nepetifolius (L.) Mill.; Phlomis nepetifolia L.);   lee-on-OH-tis — lion’s ear … Dave’s Botanary nep-eh-ti-FOH-lee-uh — having leaves like Nepeta (catnip)… Dave’s Botanary commonly known as: annual lion’s ear, Christmas candlestick • Assamese: যাঠি তুলসী jathi tuloshi • Bengali: ভুতভৈরব […]

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