Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
After Johann Bartsch (1709 - 1738).**
(Ch)
Bartsia trixago (G)

Location: (F, K)
triksos, = threefold, thrice; trixago (trissago), = a plant called germander by Pliny. Germander, in original Greek meant literally ‘ground oak’ (on the ground oak) + a lot more obscure applications to herbs. Trisagios, = the neuter gender for ‘thrice holy’, which in ancient Greek was the eucharistic hymn, used especially in the Oriental Churches. Trixago, = TRIXIS – like. (three angled fruits)
(LS, Ox, K3)