|Scientific name:||Plantago lagopus L.|
|Common name:||Round-headed plantain, Mediterranean Plantain, Hare's Foot Plantain|
|Hebrew name:||לחך מצוי|
|Arabic name:||لسان الحمل الأرنبي|
Location: Bnei Zion Nature Reserve
|Life form:||Therophyte, annual|
|Leaves:||Rosette, entire, smooth|
|Flowering Period:||January, February, March, April, May, June|
|Distribution:||Mediterranean Woodlands and Shrublands, Semi-steppe shrublands, Shrub-steppes, Deserts and extreme deserts, Montane vegetation of Mt. Hermon|
Derivation of the botanical name:
Plantago, plantagin (stem), a "plantain".
lagopus, lago-, "hare-", mostly with reference to rough furriness like a hare's foot; lagopus, lagopodus, hare-footed.
The Hebrew name: לחך, lahakh, the plantain, New Hebrew, from לחך, lahakh, was licked up, was lapped up, was eaten up.