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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Lavandula


Hierarchical position of the Genus Lavandula

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
   Classis  Rosopsida Batsch
pub. Dispos. Gen. Pl. Jenens.: 28. 1788.
   Subclassis  Lamiidae Takht. ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 74: 178. 25 Mar 1993.
   SuperOrdo  Lamianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 405. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Lamiales Bromhead
pub. Mag. Nat. Hist., ser. 2, 2: 210. Apr 1838.
   Subordo  Lamiineae Bessey in C.K. Adams
pub. Johnson's Universal Cyclop. 8: 464. 15 Nov 1895.
   Familia  Lamiaceae Lindl.
pub. Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot., ed. 2: 275. Jul 1836.
common name: Labiatae
   Subfamilia  Lavanduloideae Briq. in Engl. & Prantl
pub. Nat. Pflanzenfam. IV, 3a: 207. Dec 1895.
   Tribus  Lavanduleae Caruel in Parl.
pub. Fl. Ital. 6: 53. Sep 1884.
   Subtribus  Lavandulinae Endl.
pub. Gen. Pl.: 611. Aug 1838.
   Genus  Lavandula L.
pub. (1753)
common name: lavender

Named members of the Genus Lavandula

   Species  angustifolia P. Mill.
common name: English lavender
   Species  latifolia Medikus
common name: broadleaved lavender
   Species  officinalis Chaix
syn. Lavandula angustifolia
common name: lavender
   Species  spica L.
syn. Lavandula angustifolia
common name: spike lavender
   Species  stoechas L.
common name: French lavender, Spanish lavender
   Species  vera DC.
syn. Lavandula angustifolia
common name: English lavender
   Species  x intermedia Emeric ex Lois.
common name: lavandin

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.


For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.


Last reviewed November 01, 2004   


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