Rock Garden Plants
Thymus  broussonetii Boiss.   
Home
Families
Genus
Territory
Habitat
Synonyms
Types
Galery
Info
FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Thymus  broussonetii Boiss. 
SynonymsOriganum broussonetii (Boiss.) Kuntze
Territory Northern AfricaMorocco
rocks
Description leaves elliptic to narrowly ovate, ca. 18mm long, glabrous, densely glandular-punctate, floral bracts ovate, 15mm long, red, flowers to 18mm long, in globular spike
Size15-30cm
Colorpurplish red, red
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, uncovered, light, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
Bibliography
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
Version 8.0
(c) 1990-2016 RNDr. Pavel Slabý