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Thymus  holosericeus Čelak.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Thymus  holosericeus Čelak. 
SynonymsThymus leucadicus (Rchb.f.) Halácsy
 Thymus striatus ssp. holosericeus (Čelak.) Nyman
 Thymus striatus var. leucadicus Rchb.f.
Territory Southeastern EuropeGreece
rocks
Description leaves 10-15mm, narrowly oblanceolate, acute, often denticulate, velutinous, in lower half ciliate, flowers in dense, oblong heads, bracts blue-green, flowers 7-9mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorpinkish 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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