Teucrium polium

Felty germander
TEUCRIUM POLIUM (ssp.aureum) - ENCIES- IB-651 (Timó groc).jpg
Teucrium polium ssp. aureum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Lamiaceae
Genus: Teucrium
Species: T. polium
Binomial name
Teucrium polium
L.
Synonyms
  • Teucrium capitatum L.

Teucrium polium, known popularly as felty germander, is a sub-shrub and herb native to the western Mediterranean region ( Albania, Spain, France, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia). [1] Its flowers are small and range from pink to white, and its leaves are used in cooking and for medicine.

Traditional medicine

T. polium is used for various supposed treatments in traditional medicine, although it has potential for causing liver toxicity. [2]

Other Languages
العربية: جعيدة
asturianu: Teucrium polium
azərbaycanca: Ağ məryəmnoxudu
català: Timó blanc
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Հայերեն: Մայրամախոտ
italiano: Teucrium polium
Tiếng Việt: Teucrium polium