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Thymus  cappadocicus Boiss.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Thymus  cappadocicus Boiss. 
SynonymsOriganum cappadocicum (Boiss.) Kuntze
 Thymus cappadocicus var. globifer Jalas
 Thymus pruinosus Boiss.
Territory Western AsiaTurkey
rocky slopes
Description leaves linear, acute, 3-9mm long, longer than internodes, revolute, ciliate in lower half, inflorescence few flowered, flowers 5-6mm long
Size1-5cm
Colorlilac-purple, white
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typesubshrub, cushion
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
BibliographyDavis, P.H. et I.C.Hedge: Flora of Turkey (1965-1988)
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