Thymus serpyllum L.

 
  • Family : LAMIACEAE
    (Mint Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : TULSI FAMILY (तुलसी फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Lamiaceae
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Thymus serpyllum L.
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Comments / notes : Grown in gardens as ornamental
  • Key identification features : Much branched shrubs, branches prostrate or ascending. Leaves subsessile, conspicuously gland dotted on both the surfaces. Flowers in compact, capitate spikes, polygamous, male flowers larger.
  • Native : Europe
  • Literature :
    • N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2.pp.769. Botanical survey of India, Govt. Of India.
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Thymus serpyllum. Downloaded on 25 June 2024.

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