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Thymus capitatus

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Botanical Description

Compact habit with erect to ascending stems 20-50cm long. Leaves linear, 6-10mm long, semi-glabrous. Floral bracts imbricate, ovate to lanceolate, greenish, ciliate. Flowers to 1cm long, purplish-pink, in oblong conical spikes. Mediterranean region and Portugal.