– common motherwort Subordinate Taxa. Native Introduced Native and Introduced. Stems are tall, stout, ridged, square in cross- section and lightly covered by short hairs.
The opposite leaves are variable in size and shape, although they all have long petioles that are slightly pubescent. Jump to navigation Jump to search Leonurus cardiaca L. Stems can be simple or branch a few times.
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future. Influența curantilului asupra edemului cardiaca. Known hazards of Leonurus cardiaca: Skin contact with this plant can cause dermatitis in susceptible people. Grazing animals can have their mouths injured by the sharp teeth of the calyces. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. The stems are 4- angled, heavily ridged, and slightly pubescent. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. I hope y' all are making medicine with all those " pesky" motherwort plants you' re pulling up! Leonurus cardiaca. Leonurus cardiaca, known as motherwort, is an herbaceous perennial plant in the mint family, Lamiaceae. Leonurus cardiaca in the Germplasm Resources Information Network ( GRIN), U.
I wish she grew so abundantly. Other common names include throw- wort, lion' s ear, and lion' s tail. Motherwort Leonurus cardiaca Mint family ( Lamiaceae) Description: This herbaceous perennial plant is 2- 5' tall and sparingly branched below the inflorescence. Lion' s tail also being a common name for Leonotis leonurus, and lion' s ear, a common name for Leonotis nepetifolia. Cardiaca isn' t her appellation for no reason. Leonurus cardiaca ssp.
Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Accessed on 07- Oct- 06. Leonurus cardiaca is native to Europe and Asia but is now found in most parts of the world. The Plants Database includes the following 1 subspecies of Leonurus cardiaca. The fragrant essential oil can cause photosensitization. Media in category " Leonurus cardiaca" The following 76 files are in this category, out of 76 total.