Lifespan: Half-hardy perennial undershrub; summer annual in cool climates.
Origin: North Africa, Cyprus and Southern Turkey
Height/width: 1" tall and wide
Culture: Full sun to part-shade. Well-drained soil.
Description: Tiny grey-green leaves. Aromatic. Small white/lavender flowers grow on spikes. Medicinal and culinary herb. Great fresh or dried. Oregano substitute. Sauces, soups, stews and dressings. Container. Herb garden. Rock garden.
Flowering time: Mid-summer