Photo: Glycyrrhiza glabra.

Botanical name: 

Closeup of flower. Kew Garden, London, UK. Planted. 1995-07-01.

Glycyrrhiza glabra L.
Engl.: common licorice, common liquorice, cultivated licorice, liquorice, licorice, licorice root, Russian liquorice, Spanish liquorice, sweet licorice, sweetwood, true licorice.
Deu.: Lakritz, Kahles Süssholz, Süssholz.
Suom.: lakritsinjuuri, lakritsi, lakritsijuuri.
Sven.: lakritsrot, rysk lakritsrot, spansk lakritsrot, äkta lakrits.
Fran.: réglisse.
Ital.: liquirizia.
Port.: alcaçuz, alcaçuz da europa, madeira doce, raiz doce.
Bot. syn.: Glycyrrhiza glandulifera Waldst. & Kit., Glycyrrhiza pallida Boiss. & Noe, Glycyrrhiza violacea Boiss. & Noe, Liquiritia officinalis Moench

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Photo: Glycyrrhiza glabra.

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