Hyssopus officinalis


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Noun1.Hyssopus officinalis - a European mint with aromatic and pungent leaves used in perfumery and as a seasoning in cookeryHyssopus officinalis - a European mint with aromatic and pungent leaves used in perfumery and as a seasoning in cookery; often cultivated as a remedy for bruises; yields hyssop oil
hyssop - bitter leaves used sparingly in salads; dried flowers used in soups and tisanes
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Hyssopus, Hyssopus - Eurasian genus of perennial herbs or subshrubs
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25] have noted that the highest germination percentage of Hyssopus officinalis, Ocimum basilicum and Origanum vulgare occurred between 20 - 30 [degrees]C.
Some aromatic plants appear to be a good choice for phytoremediation, such as Hyssopus officinalis L.