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FamilyLAMIACEAE
Genus species var.Thymus  albicans Hoffmanns. & Link 
SynonymsOriganum albicans (Hoffmanns. & Link) Kuntze
 Thymus tomentosus var. virescens Coss.
 Thymus virescens (Coss.) Pau
Territory Southwestern EuropePortugalSpain
sands and rocks
Description glabrous, pale green, leaves minute, oblong-lanceolate, obtuse, attenuate to short petiole, floral whorls in dense heads, 4-5mm broad, calyx lobes shortly ciliate, green
Size5-12cm
Colorrose, whitish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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