- Edom (Rare)
Description & Remarks
Origanum petraeum was discovered near Petra, Edom, SW Jordan. It is confined to hard sandstones. The name displays both the area and the preferred habitat of the plant. The holotype was collected by I. Kuenne near Petra.
@More on this species: [useful_plants_g7 “Plant stories” chapter G part 7].
- Hebrew with Vowels:
- אֲזוֹבִית פֶּטְרָה