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Albahaca may refer to:

  • Ocimum campechianum ("albahaca de monte"), widespread across the Americas from Mexico southward.[1]
  • Ocimum basilicum, which is the basil ingredient for cooking, grown worldwide.[2][3]
  • Celosia virgata, a shrub found in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.[4]
Plants named Albahaca


  1. ^ "Ocimum campechianum". Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families.
  2. ^ Gernot Katzer. "Spice Pages: Basil (Ocimum basilicum/sanctum/tenuiflorum/canum)".
  3. ^ "Tukmaria guide". Tuesday, 18 June 2019
  4. ^ "Celosia virgata". Plants. USDA.