Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Ocimum gratissimum

Classification

Lamiaceae [family]
Ocimum [genus] (4)
gratissimum [species]

Classification

Lamiaceae [family]
Ocimum [genus] (4)
gratissimum [species]

Presence

Recorded on
  • Aruba
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Presence status
  • Introduced (2) - Aruba
  • Introduced (2) - Bonaire
  • Introduced (2) - Curaçao
  • Natural distribution
  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Distribution description Native to Asia-Tropical, Africa and Asia-Temperate.

    Publications

    • Proosdij, A.S.J. van 2012. Arnoldo's Zakflora: Wat in het wild groeit en bloeit op Aruba, Bonaire en Curaçao. 318 pp.. Walburg Pers, Zutphen.
    • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]