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Table 3 Most frequently mentioned genera represented by at least two species

From: Plants used for making recreational tea in Europe: a review based on specific research sites

Family Genera Regions Identified species Total UR Areas
Lamiaceae Mentha 22 6 191 All
Lamiaceae Origanum 19 2 42 All
Tiliaceae Tilia 18 2 142 All
Lamiaceae Thymus 17 4 59 All
Rosaceae Rubus 11 3 60 EE, CE
Asteraceae Matricaria 13 2 59 All
Hypericaceae Hypericum 10 2 39 EE, CE
Rosaceae Malus 9 2 25 EE, CE
Ericaceae Vaccinium 8 3 25 EE, CE
Rosaceae Rosa 8 2 26 EE, CE
Adoxaceae Sambuccus 8 1 26 EE, CE
Lamiaceae Melissa 8 1 12 EE, CE
Rosaceae Crataegus 7 2 9 CE
Rosaceae Prunus 6 2 9 EE, CE
Grossulariacea Ribes 5 2 12 EE, CE
Gentianaceae Centaurium 5 1 9 CE
Primulaceae Primula 5 1 14 EE
Fabaceae Trifolium 5 2 6 EE
  1. Abbreviations: EE eastern Europe, CE central Europe, SE southern Europe.