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Clinopodium  serpyllifolium (M.Bieb.) Kuntze   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Clinopodium  serpyllifolium (M.Bieb.) Kuntze 
SynonymsNepeta serpyllifolia M.Bieb. (basionym)
 Micromeria serpyllifolia (M.Bieb.) Boiss.
 Satureja serpyllifolia (B.Bieb.) Briq.
Territory Southwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeEastern EuropeWestern AsiaItalyKrymLebanon-SyriaPalestineSpainTurkeyYugoslavia
rocks
Description stems grey tomentose, leaves shortly petiolate, oblong-ovate, entire or obscurely dentate, inflorescence paniculate, whorls many flowered, flowers thinly pedicellate
Size15-35cm
Colorpale lilac
Bloomsummer
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
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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