Flower Database

Plantago lanceolata

Basic information
Flower Name
Plantago lanceolata
Formal Name
Plantago lanceolata
Alias
Buckhorn plantain, Ribgrass, Ribwort, English plantain, Common plantain
Habitat
European
Morph
Perennial weeds naturalized from Europe
Comment
Plantago lanceolata (scientific name:Plantago lanceolata) is a perennial weed in Department of plantain Plantago in the field naturalized from Europe. All leaves have a slender leaves (the leaves grow at the base). Spikes stretched from stem tips in the summer, from spring white flower from the bottom on to bloom up.
Common name: Plantago lanceolata, scientific name:Plantago lanceolata,
Another name: Buckhorn plantain, Ribgrass, Ribwort, English plantain, Common plantain,
Origin: European, Life style: perennial, invasive alien species,
Weed height: 30-50 cm, Leaf length: 20 cm, Leaf: slender spatula-shaped with all margin leaves (the leaves grow at the base): 、Leaf edge: Jaggedness of short undulation、
Inflorescence length: 30 cm, Inflorescence diameter: 1 cm, Inflorescence shape: cylindrical spikes,
Flowering period: from spring to summer,
Detailed information
Order
Lamiales
Family
Plantaginaceae
Genus
Plantago
Species
P. lanceolata
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
Spatulate/Spathulate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
White
Season
Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1