Morphological characteristics of exported taxa as Oregano from Turkey I: Origanum


SADIKOĞLU N. , Ozhatay N.

ISTANBUL JOURNAL OF PHARMACY, cilt.45, ss.87-126, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 45 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Dergi Adı: ISTANBUL JOURNAL OF PHARMACY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.87-126

Özet

Oregano is a collective name of a group of taxa have been used as spice and known as Turkish "Kekik". Different genera and species of the family Labiatae containing timol and carvacrol are being used as oregano. It is determined that 9 taxa are being exported as oregano. They are: Origanum minutiflorum O. Schwarz & P.H. Davis, O. majorana L., O. onites L., O. syriacum L. ssp. bevanii (Holmes) Greuter & Burdet, O. vulgare L. ssp. hirtum (Link) Ietsw., Satureja thymbra L., S. cuneifolia Ten., Coridothymus capitatus (L.) Rchb. f., Thymbra spicata L. ssp. spicata.