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Creeping thyme - Thymus serpyllum Glencoe mountains, Scotland. Geotagged,Spring,Thymus serpyllum,United Kingdom Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Creeping thyme - Thymus serpyllum

Glencoe mountains, Scotland.

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''Thymus serpyllum'', known by the common names of Breckland thyme, wild thyme or creeping thyme, is a species of flowering plant in the mint family Lamiaceae, native to most of Europe and North Africa. It is a low, usually prostrate subshrub growing to 2 cm tall with creeping stems up to 10 cm long. The oval evergreen leaves are 3–8 mm long. The strongly scented flowers are either lilac, pink-purple, magenta, or a rare white, all 4–6 mm long and produced in clusters. The hardy plant tolerates.. more

Similar species: Lamiales
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Nov 24, 2021. Captured Jun 19, 2013 14:36 in MW86+6V Ballachulish, UK.
  • SP-820UZ
  • f/3.7
  • 10/300s
  • ISO100
  • 5.7mm