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Dittany Of Crete Overview
Perennial species with a branching, mat-forming growth habit and aromatic foliage coloured grey-green and covered with woolly grey-white hairs. Leaves have a velvet texture due to these hairs. Flowers are pink-purple and surrounded by modified leaves which are coloured purple-pink.
How to propagate Dittany Of Crete
Propagate by division in spring, by cuttings of non-flowering shoots in early summer.
Seed in autumn or spring.
Other uses of Dittany Of Crete
Grown as culinary herbs, others for their clusters of tubular, usually pink flowers. Suitable for coastal conditions.