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Lippia graveolens
Lippia graveolens
Oregano Cimmaron
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 1217 1229 (2017-12-15)

Copyright © 2017 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Jul 13, 2013
  • latitude 25.59100   longitude 101.09200     View on Google Maps.
  • location   Federal Highway MX 57(libre) km 26, at Puente El Uilitio, 10.8 miles north of MX 40(cuota), 1.1 miles north of Presa Palo Blanca, 0.5 miles south of road east into San Miguel (Mcp. Ramos Arizpe, Coahuila, Mexico)
  • family Verbenaceae
  • plant community   Chihuahuan Desert scrub at 4422' (1348m)
  • notes   in calcareous soil and gravel along edge of arroyo drainage at base of low limestone hillside. A widely used culinary in Mexico and Central America, with a flavor similar to Mediterranean Oregano (Origanum vulgare) a mint family member.
  • keywords: CDR, Chihuahuan Desert
  • contributor's ID #  CDR 574
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Oregano Cimmaron, Mexican Oregano (photographer)
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