Origanum

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Origanum
Origanum-vulgare.JPG
Origanum vulgare
Scienteefic classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lamiaceae
Subfamily: Nepetoideae
Tribe: Mentheae
Genus: Origanum
L.[1]
Species

Aboot 20, see text.

Synonyms

Amaracus Gled.
Majorana Mill.
×Origanomajorana Domin[1]

Origanum is a genus o aboot 20 species o yerbaceous perennials an subshrubs in the faimily Lamiaceae, native tae the Mediterranean an sooth eastren Asie, whaur thay are foond in open or muntainous habitats.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Genus: Origanum L.". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2004-09-10. Retrieved 2012-01-05.