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Clinopodium  nepeta (L.) Kuntze   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Clinopodium  nepeta (L.) Kuntze 
SynonymsMelissa nepeta L. (basionym)
 Calamintha nepeta (L.) Savi
 Satureja nepeta (L.) Scheele
Territory Northern AfricaCaucasusWestern Asia
scree
Description softly grey pubescent, leaves minute, petiolate, ovate-rhombic, obtuse, crenate, cymes axillary, secund, producing raceme, bracts subulate, minute
Size30-40cm
Colorlilac, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationgravelly, humous, moist, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, humous, gravelly soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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