Neot Kedumim The Biblical Landscape Reserve in Israel
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This fragrant wild plant, a member of the oregano family, has been identified as

Popular today as the main ingredient in za'atar, a favorite Middle Eastern spice mixture, hyssop is an important plant in the Bible. In Biblical purification rituals, hyssop a low, inconspicuous, and undemanding herb often appears in contrast to the majestic cedar of Lebanon, hyssop representing humility and the cedar representing pride.

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