Species name:

Origanum dictamnus

Taxonomy

Family

Species

dictamnus

Nomenclature Melissopalynology

Classifier

L.

Distribution

Native of Crete. Mediterranean
area. In Italy cultivated
as aromatic plant.

Utility

Spice, flavor drinks,
aromatic and ornamental
plant. Health benefits &
modern medicinal uses.
Honey production and
biodiversity.

Flowering time

VII - VIII

Pollen colour

/

Pollen

+

Nectar

++

Pollen characteristic

Polar View: Exagonal, Subcircular
Origanum dictamnus
Origanum dictamnus
Origanum dictamnus
Equatorial view : Oval, Oblate
Origanum dictamnus
Origanum dictamnus
Origanum dictamnus