Barcode of Life Data Systems (BOLD) Stats Specimen Records:41Specimens with Sequences:42Specimens with Barcodes:40Species:3Species With Barcodes:3Public Records:32Public Species:1Public BINs:0
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Pogostemon is a large genus from the family Lamiaceae, first described as a genus in 1815. It is native to warmer parts of Asia, Africa, and Australia.
The best known member of this genus is Patchouli, Pogostemon cablin, widely cultivated in Asia for its scented foliage, used for perfume, incense, insect repellent, etc.