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Mediterranean Thyme

Thymbra capitata

Description:

A slow-growing woody plant, very aromatic, producing lilac flowers disposed in spikes and lanceolate leaves disposed in axial tufts. Thymbra capitata is probably the longest living shrub of the mint family in the Maltese islands.

Habitat:

Garigue.

Notes:

Maltese name: Saghtar

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MarikaMartinez
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MarikaMartinez

Malta, Malta

Spotted on May 14, 2013
Submitted on May 31, 2013

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