genus Micromeria

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Noun1.genus Micromeria - large genus of fragrant chiefly Old World herbsgenus Micromeria - large genus of fragrant chiefly Old World herbs
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Labiatae, family Lamiaceae, Labiatae, Lamiaceae, mint family - a large family of aromatic herbs and shrubs having flowers resembling the lips of a mouth and four-lobed ovaries yielding four one-seeded nutlets and including mint; thyme; sage; rosemary
Micromeria chamissonis, Micromeria douglasii, Satureja douglasii, yerba buena - trailing perennial evergreen herb of northwestern United States with small white flowers; used medicinally
Micromeria juliana, savory - dwarf aromatic shrub of Mediterranean regions
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Polyphyly of the genus Micromeria (Lamiaceae) evidence from cpDNA sequence data.
The genus Micromeria (Lamiaceae), a synoptical update.