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Origanum  scabrum Boiss. & Heldr.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Origanum  scabrum Boiss. & Heldr. 
SynonymsAmaracus pulcher (Boiss. & Heldr.) Briq.
 Amaracus scaber (Boiss. & Heldr.) Briq.
 Origanum pulchrum Boiss. & Heldr.
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
dry, stony grassland
Description glabrous, pale green, leaves sessile, coriaceous, punctate, cordate-ovate, acute, margins scabrous, flowers in pendent short spikes, bracts purple, ovate, acute
Size20-40cm
Colorlilac-pink
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in spring
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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