Taxon: Phlomis fruticosa L.

Genus: Phlomis
Family: Lamiaceae (alt.Labiatae)
  Subfamily: Lamioideae
Nomen number: 28027
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:584. 1753
Name Verified on: 19-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-May-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: adulterant (of sage fide HerbSpices)
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Western Asia: Cyprus; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Former Yugoslavia; Greece; Italy

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Craker, L. E. & J. E. Simon, eds. Herbs, spices, and medicinal plants, 2 vols. 1986-1987 (HerbSpices)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

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