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Wild Basil

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

A downy and aromatic herb of dry grassy places on chalk soils.


 

 

 

Common Name Wild Basil
Scientific Name Clinopodium vulgare
Species Group Deadnettle Family Lamiaceae
Status
Interest Level
3
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Mint family - Labiatae
Status Occasional
Flower Colour Group Pink
Visible
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
  • 10 - October
Preferred Environment
Look for Whorls of pink flowers around a square stem
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Deadnettle Family Lamiaceae