prickly comfrey
Symphytum asperum Lepechin


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Invasive Listing Sources

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Lamiales
Family: Boraginaceae
Genus: Symphytum

Other System Links

Plants: SYAS
Bayer: SYMAS
GRIN: 36019
ITIS: 32026

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
consoude apre, rough comfrey


Category: Forbs/Herbs