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Killickia  compacta (Killick) Bräuchler & al.   
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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Killickia  compacta (Killick) Bräuchler & al. 
SynonymsSatureja compacta Killick (basionym)
 Micromeria compacta (Killick) R.Morales
Territory Southern AfricaKwaZulu-Natal
grassland
Altitude2000-2300m
Description stems glandular-lanate, leaves shortly petiolate, broadly ovate to orbiculate, sparsely glandular-lanate, rounded, flowers solitary in axils of upper leaves, corolla 7mm long
Size15-30cm
Colorrose, white, yellowish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
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