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Wild Thyme


A tiny plant that forms mats on bare chalk grassland soils.


 

Common Name Wild Thyme
Scientific Name Thymus polytrichus
Species Group Deadnettle Family Lamiaceae
Status
Interest Level
2
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Mint family - Labiatae
Status Occasional
Flower Colour Group Pink
Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Low sprawling plant with tiny pink flowers in clusters
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Deadnettle Family Lamiaceae