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Basil Thyme (Acinos arvensis)

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Acinos Arvensis, or more commonly know as Basil Thyme, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Acinos. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Acinos Arvensis or Basil Thyme's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Connecticut, Idaho, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Acinos
  • Family: Lamiaceae
  • Order: Lamiales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)


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