Borago officinalis L.
BORAGE
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Borago officinalis
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Borago officinalis

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Borago officinalis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Borago officinalis

Borago officinalis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Borago officinalis

Borago officinalis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Borago officinalis

Borago officinalis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Borago officinalis

Borago officinalis
© Copyright Malcolm Storey 2011-2118 · 3
Borago officinalis
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Borago officinalis L.
common borage

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General Information
Symbol: BOOF
Group: Dicot
Family: Boraginaceae
Duration: Annual
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : AK   I
CAN   W
L48   I
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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, CA, San Francisco, Golden Gate Park, Strybing Arboretum. October 1, 2002. Usage Requirements .

Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . Brazil, Sao Paulo. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 3: 93. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Boraginaceae – Borage family
Genus Borago L. – borage
Species Borago officinalis L. – common borage

Subordinate Taxa

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Wetland Status

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Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Borage, Common Borage
ID: 8120 3181 4564 0113 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Borage, Common Borage
ID: 8120 3181 4902 0019 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Borage, Common Borage
ID: 8120 3181 4565 0029 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 0704 0479 [detail]
© 2004 Bob Huettmann

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 0704 0480 [detail]
© 2004 Bob Huettmann

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 0704 0481 [detail]
© 2004 Bob Huettmann

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 0605 0032 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0089 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0090 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0092 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 1105 0093 [detail]
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 0306 1003 [detail]
© 2006 Julie Wakelin

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Common Borage
ID: 0000 0000 0306 1004 [detail]
© 2006 Julie Wakelin

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0207 1121 [detail]
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0207 1122 [detail]
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0207 1123 [detail]
© 2007 Luigi Rignanese

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0616 2262 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0616 2263 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0616 2264 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0616 2265 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0616 2266 [detail]
© 2016 Zoya Akulova

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0408 0003 [detail]
© 2008 Forbes Conrad

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0408 0004 [detail]
© 2008 Forbes Conrad

Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
ID: 0000 0000 0408 0005 [detail]
© 2008 Forbes Conrad

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