Taxon profile


Wild Marjoram
Origanum vulgare L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Lamiales »  family Lamiaceae - mint family »  genus Origanum - origanum

Scientific synonyms

Oreganum vulgaris L.

Other names

= Greek Oregano
= Oregano
= True Oregano


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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Origanum vulgare subsp. hirtum (Link) J.H. Ietswaart

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subspecies Origanum vulgare subsp. prismaticum (Gaudin) Arcang.
subspecies Origanum vulgare subsp. viridulum (Martrin-Donos) Nyman

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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Origanum vulgare L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Origanum vulgare L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Origanum vulgare L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Origanum vulgare L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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