Elsholtzia rugulosa

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Elsholtzia rugulosa
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lamiaceae
Genus: Elsholtzia
E. rugulosa
Binomial name
Elsholtzia rugulosa
Synonyms [1]
  • Aphanochilus rugulosus (Hemsl.) Kudô (1929)
  • Elsholtzia labordei Vaniot (1904)
  • Elsholtzia mairei H.Lév. (1915)

Elsholtzia rugulosa is a species of the family Lamiaceae, native to Asia, mainly Burma, Vietnam and China. E. rugulosa is known in China as a local herbal tea, medicinal herb for colds and fever, and honey plant.


  1. ^ "Elsholtzia rugulosa Hemsl., J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 26: 278 (1890). (Synonyms)". World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Retrieved September 24, 2011.