The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Plectranthus amboinicus (Lour.) Spreng. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Plectranthus (family Lamiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 157885) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. 2: 690 1825.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Coleus amboinicus Lour. Synonym H WCSP
Coleus amboinicus var. violaceus Gürke Synonym L WCSP
Coleus aromaticus Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Coleus carnosus Hassk. Synonym H WCSP
Coleus crassifolius Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Coleus subfrutectosus Summerh. Synonym H WCSP
Coleus suborbicularis Zoll. & Moritzi Synonym H WCSP
Coleus suganda Blanco Synonym H WCSP
Coleus vaalae (Forssk.) Deflers Synonym H WCSP
Majana amboinica (Lour.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Majana carnosa (Hassk.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Majana suganda (Blanco) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Ocimum vaalae Forssk. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-157885, and has not been changed.