Wednesday, 30 September 2015

Thymus integer Griseb - Θύµος ο ακέραιος, Λιβανίτης

Endemic to Cyprus

 Thymus integer is a strongly aromatic, sprawling, gnarled subshrub generally less than 10 cm high. It produces white to dark rosy purple flowers between March and June.
This plant is often found on dry, rocky, igneous hillsides at altitudes of 100-1700 meters.
Cyprus endemic, it is common in the Troödos Mountains and the Akamas area.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Photos Orkonta 7/2/2015  by George Konstantinou

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