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Clinopodium

calamintha

Other common names
satureja
Synonyms
Acinos
Botanical details
Family
Lamiaceae
Native to the UK
No
Potentially harmful
Genus

Clinopodium

Genus description

Clinopodium are a genus of flowering plants that can be perennials, aromatic herbs or small shrubs. Flowering mid-summer to early autumn, they produce whorls of delicate flowers at the top of each stem, which can vary in colour from purple to violet to pink, depending on the species.

Name status

Correct

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