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Plantago Lanceolata

Botanical Name:

Plantago lanceolata

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Edible, Herb, Weed, Perennial herb, extremely variable, glabrous, pubescent or more rarely densely pilose, growing from a more or less erect stout short rhizome; roots terete, 0.1–0.75 mm. in diam.; stem sericeous.

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

Bisexual, inconspicuous corolla 4-lobed, tubular.

Fruit

1-2 smooth, boat-shaped, gel-type substance, Capsule ovoid, 3–4 mm. long, seeds 2 (2.5) mm. long, oblong in outline, blackish dorsally convex, ventrally concave.

Taxonomy

Order

Lamiales

Family

Plantaginaceae

Genus

Plantago

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