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Valeriana officinalis

Valeriana officinalis L.

 

Valerian

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderDipsacalesIncludes viburnum, honeysuckle, snowberry, beautybush, twinflower, many others
FamilyValerianaceaeMostly temperate region herbs
GenusValerianaA medieval Latin name either referring to the personal name Valerius (which was a fairly common name in Rome, Publius Valerius being the name of a consul in the early years of the Republic), or to the country of Valeria, a province of the Roman empire
SpeciesofficinalisSold as an herb, often applied to plants with real or supposed medicinal qualities

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Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 7 × 8" (17 × 20 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 9 × 14" (23 × 35 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 9 × 6" (23 × 15 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 9 × 6" (23 × 15 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 10 × 15" (26 × 39 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 16 May 2016.

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Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 9 × 10" (23 × 26 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 11 × 7" (27 × 18 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 5 × 8" (13 × 19 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 9 × 14" (23 × 35 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 9 × 14" (23 × 35 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 5 × 3½" (13 × 9.2 cm) ID is uncertain

Valeriana officinalis (Valerian)

7/15/2012 · Slipway Restaurant, Thomaston, ME
≈ 9 × 6" (23 × 15 cm) ID is uncertain

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