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Thymus  longicaulis C.Presl   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Thymus  longicaulis C.Presl 
SynonymsThymus adriaticus Velen
 Thymus dalmaticus (Rchb.f.) Freyn
 Thymus illyricus Ronniger
Territory Middle EuropeSouthwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeWestern Asia
rocky slopes
Altitudesubalpine
Description basal leaves linear-lanceolate to oblanceolate, 5-13mm long, at base ciliate, calyx to 4mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorlilac, purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
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
division after flowering; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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