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- Field crops, grasses, plant fibers, spices, tree crops, herbs
Kirby, Seth Dixon Spice Farms, Dixon, California.
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The aromatic herb Majorana hortensis (alternatively Origanum majorana), a common plant in Mediterranean areas. The spicy camphoraceous odor of marjoram has long been cherished as an addition to a wide variety of foods; in the Middle Ages, marjoram was used as an air freshener.
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