Cynoglossum officinale L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Distribution
Cynoglossum officinale (rights holder:)

Hound's-tongue

Hound's tongue produces flat barbed seedlings. Many fur-coated animals, such as rabbits, help spread these burrs. People's clothing also serves this purpose well. Hound's tongue is poisonous and was used in earlier days for healing infections. Due to its toxicity, the plant and as well as the seeds are not grazed by animals. However, that doesn't keep away various moths and trunk beetles. Hound's ... Text © Copyright Ecomare

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Cynoglossum
Global Pollen Project UUID
3a30e69c-a70d-4173-8aee-672c0eeaf6e7
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
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