An ornamental and aromatic plant for gardens, edges, rockery and pots. Used as a herbal tea. Disinfectant, against cough, antiseptic and digestive. Honeybee plant. Pot plant.
Evergreen, aromatic plant up to 20cm tall with small, oval, clustered flowers from pink to purple. Slightly aromatic, elongated and round leaves.
It lives in arid, poor and very well drained soils.
Dig a hole at least two or three times as wide and deep as the root ball. Take out the plant from the container and loosen roots to allow them to spread out in all direction. Cut possible broken roots. Mix the soil extracted with a substrate and fill part of the hole with the mixture obtained. Place the plant in the hole and cover with the remaining mixture. Compact the soil around the plant and water thoroughly.