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Thymus  pulegioides L.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Thymus  pulegioides L. 
SynonymsThymus glaber Mill.
 Thymus pallens Opiz
 Thymus porcii Borbás
Territory
rocky slopes
Description leaves aromatic, ovate to oblong-lanceolate, 6-18mm long, at base usually ciliate, bracts leaf-like, flowers ca. 6mm long, in short, interrupted spikes
Size5-25cm
Colorpink, purple
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
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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