Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
SAMOLUS (La)
Brookweed(Le) Water Pimpernel
Family: THEOPHRASTACEAE
samōlus, = (Pliny) said to be a Celtic word; - A plant said to have been used in ancient Druidical ceremonies; adopted (by Linnaeus) as the name of a genus of plants belonging to the order Primulaceae. samolus, = a plant, supposed to be the Anemone pulsatilla, but according to Sprengel, the Samolus valerandi; or brook-weed.
(Ox, ld)
Samolus porosus (La)

Location: (F, K)
porus, = a passage, channel in the body (a pore) -osus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. (porous, pierced with small holes)
(ld, BL)
Samolus valerandi (La)
Brook Weed (PS)
Location: (F)
valeo, = to be strong, stout or vigorous, to have strength. valerandus, = to be healthy. (the plant’s medicinal use)
(ld, BL, K3)