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Trivia # 100: aromatic plant

7 January, 2010
Toxicological Trivia from January 07, 2009: In trivia #61 we were speaking of tea that is prepared with its leaves. It is an aromatic plant which is also used as a condiment, especially in Mexico, where it is called epazote. It is known also like Wormseed, Jesuit’s Tea, Mexican Tea, or Herba Sancti Mariæ. The photo of the image corresponds to:
a) Chenopodium ambrosoides;
b) Ruta graveolens;
c) Ocimum basilicum.

Trivia # 100: aromatic plant
Correct Answer a. Read more in wikipedia.


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