Genus: Origanum L.

Family: Lamiaceae
  Subfamily: Nepetoideae
      Tribe: Mentheae
Genus number: 8562
Last updated: 10-Sep-2004
Accession Count: 32

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Ietswaart, J. H. 1980. A taxonomic revision of the genus Origanum (Labiatae). Leiden Bot. Ser. 4:1-153.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonysm (~) for genus:


  • Flower: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image