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Calamintha grandiflora

Calamintha grandiflora (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Lamiales
Familia: Lamiaceae
Subfamilia: Nepetoideae
Tribus: Mentheae
Genus: Calamintha
Species: Calamintha grandiflora


Calamintha grandiflora (L.) Moench


* Methodus 408. 1794
* USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]

Large-flowered calamint is (syn. Satureja grandiflora (L.) Scheele) is a species of ornamental plant. It is also sometimes called Showy Calamint or Mint Savory.

It can be used in cooking, and also has some medicinal uses.


* Pink, A. (2004). Gardening for the Million. Project Gutenberg Literary Archive Foundation. http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/11892.

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