Leucosceptrum

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Leucosceptrum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lamiaceae
Genus: Leucosceptrum
Species: L. canum
Binomial name
Leucosceptrum canum
Synonyms[1]
  • Clerodendrum leucosceptrum D.Don
  • Teucrium leucosceptrum (D.Don) Voigt
  • Teucrium macrostachyum Wall. ex Benth.
  • Comanthosphace nepalensis Kitam. & Murata

Leucosceptrum is a genus of flowering plant in the Lamiaceae family, first described in 1806. It contains only one known species, Leucosceptrum canum, native to south-western China (Sichuan, Tibet, Yunnan),the eastern Himalayas (Nepal, Bhutan, Assam, Nagaland, Bangladesh), and northern Indochina (Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam).[1][2]

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