Species name:

Borago officinalis

Taxonomy

Genus

Species

officinalis

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

L.

Distribution

Euro-Mediterranean
area, Africa, Australasian,
America – worldwide
of temperate areas. In
Italy fallow land, ruin and
rocky areas (0-800 m).

Utility

Food, medicinally use, companion planting, oilseed and decorative plant. It has a pretty good importance in honey productions. Biodiversity.

Flowering time

IV - VIII

Pollen

+

Nectar

+++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Circular
Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Equatorial view : Circular, Suboblate
Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis
Borago officinalis