Ocimum

Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

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Distribution
Ocimum (rights holder:)

Basil

Herbs or soft small shrubs. Leaves opposite, simple, petiolate. Inflorescence a terminal spike-like raceme. Flowers in 6-flowered whorls, bracts much smaller than the leaves. Calyx 2-lipped, 5-toothed, tube short, upper tooth much larger than the rest, broadly ovate to subrotund, 2 lateral teeth small, subulate, 2 lower teeth fused, forming an oblong emarginate or 2-toothed lip. Corolla 2-lipped, ... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Lamiaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
1.52%
1 of 66 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
c27a99d0-b45b-4e62-bd87-f72d4f2fdc9e
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

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The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility