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Micromeria  persica Boiss.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Micromeria  persica Boiss. 
SynonymsSatureja persica (Boiss.) Briq.
Territory Western AsiaIranIraqTurkey
rocks
Altitudemontane
Description grey sericeous, leaves sessile, obtuse, ovate, margins revolute, the upper leaves oblong-linear, flowers 3-5 in axillary cymes producing spike, bracts subulate
Size12-20cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typesubshrub
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Orientalis (Boissier) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
World Checklist apps.kew.org/wcsp
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