LABIATAE - Mint Family

A vast family with 26 genera represented in Cyprus (see links below).

Generally being opposite-leaved herbs with square stems and crowded whorls of flowers in the axils of the upper leaves.

Plants are frequently aromatic.


Table of genera:

 

Acinos
Ajuga
Ballota
Calamintha
Clinopodium
Lamium
Lavandula
Marrubium
Melissa
Mentha
Micromeria
Moluccella
Nepeta
Origanum
Phlomis
Prasium
Prunella
Rosmarinus
Salvia
Satureja
Scutellaria
Sideritis
Stachys
Teucrium
Thymus
Ziziphora

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