Ruta graveolens L.
  • Sp. Pl.
  • Ruta comune


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2021): Ruta graveolens L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000463744. Accessed on: 26 Sep 2021'

General Information

"Erect, branched at base, 3–10 dm; lvs pale green or bluish, the principal ones twice pinnatifid into oblanceolate segments; fls greenish-yellow, 1 cm wide, the pet inflexed at the tip; 2n=72, 81. Native of Europe, cult. in old-fashioned gardens and sometimes found as an escape along roadsides and in waste places. June–Aug."

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    Morphology

    Fruit a 4–5-locular capsule.

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    Flowers in terminal corymbs; petals 4–5, dull yellow; stamens 8 or 10.

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    Leaves alternate, pinnately compound, 6–11 cm. long, ultimate segments obovate, glaucous.

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    Glabrous evergreen semi-shrub 35–100 cm.

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    30–50 cm hoch, unten holzig und meist verzweigt, blaugrün, kahl, stark aromatisch. Blätter 2–3fach fiederschnittig, Zipfel spatelförmig, stumpf oder mit kleinem Spitzchen, durchscheinend punktiert (Ölzellen). Blütenstand eine Doldenrispe. Blüten st

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    Ecology

    6–7. Felsensteppen, steinige Böden, kultiviert und verwildert, kollin.

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    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Ruta comuneItalianCH
    Rue fétideFrenchCH
    Wein-RauteGermanCH

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    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz
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    Flora Helvetica – Illustrierte Flora der Schweiz, Konrad Lauber, Gerhart Wagner, Andreas Gygax. Haupt Verlag 2018.
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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