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Genus: Arctium

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid II > Family: Asteraceae > Tribe: Cynareae

Two species cultivated.

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Arctium lappa (Gobo, Greater burdock)

Native to Eurasia.

 

Arctium minus (Lesser burdock)

Native to Europe.

 
 
 

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