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Satureja  montana L.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Satureja  montana L. 
SynonymsClinopodium montanum (L.) Kuntze
 Micromeria montana (L.) Rchb.
 Satureja ovalifolia Huter. & al.
Territory Middle EuropeSouthwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeWestern Asia
dry, stony grassland
Description glabrous, leaves coriaceous, linear-lanceolate, acute, at base long attenuate, sessile, ciliate, cymes 3-5-flowered, shortly pedicellate, producing spicate, lax, leafy raceme
Size10-30cm
Colorpink, purple, white
Bloomlate summer
Caind
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1 month, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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