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  Satureja hortensis L. image
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from USDA Plants website
Family Lamiaceae
Satureja hortensis L.
summer savory
Satureja: Latin name for the herb savory which was well known to the ancients, and which was recommended by Virgil as an excellent bee tree to plant around hives
hortensis: of gardens
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Status: Introduced - rarely escaped
Plant: perennial forb, aromatic; stems square
Flower: 5-parted, flower drawing
Fruit:1-seeded nutlet

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There are no synonyms for this taxon.

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