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Thymus  teucrioides Boiss. & Spruner   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Thymus  teucrioides Boiss. & Spruner 
SynonymsOriganum teucrioides (Boiss. & Spruner) Kuntze
Territory Southeastern EuropeAlbaniaGreece
rocky slopes
Altitudemontane-subalpine
Description branchlets pubescent, leaves minute, petiolate, ovate-rhombic, obtuse, glandular punctate, flowers in axillary whorls of 2-6, producing lax spike
Size25-40cm
Colorpurple
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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