Plant ID forum: Mediterranean Plant

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VisarAlbania
Aug 20, 2016 7:56 AM CST
Hello everyone!

Can you help m,e find this plant.The aroma is similar to mint.
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Name: Amanda
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pepper23
Aug 20, 2016 8:32 AM CST
Monarda aka Bee Balm. There are a few different species but we would need to know location and probably better pics to narrow it down further.
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JRsbugs
Aug 20, 2016 10:43 AM CST
It would appear Visar is in Albania.

The leaves, from what I can see, resemble Origanum vulgare. The stems however look to be quite thick, this might be a variation for the location.

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Name: Lin
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plantladylin
Aug 20, 2016 12:47 PM CST
I agree, it looks like O. vulgare and stem variation can be due to location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pm...

More photos for comparison:
Oreganos (Origanum vulgare)


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