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Western Isles Wildflowers

Western Isles wildflowers is a collection of information about our Hebridean wildflowers including identification hints, traditional herbal uses and general plant lore.

 

Common Wild Thyme

Thymus drucei

Gaelic name: Lus an Righ, Lus na Macraidh

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Common wild thyme is a native plant of the Western Isles.

We also have a related species, wild marjoram growing in the Stornoway Castle Grounds. (Intdroduced)

Photography © Suzanne harris
Croir - Isle of Great Bernera - Outer Hebrides (Western Isles)
21st June 2007

Index
A-Z Wildflowers

Flowers By Colours:
thumbnails

yellow wildflowers

white wildflowers

pink wildflowers

blue or purplish

orchid ID notes

Flowering in:

January

February

March   

April

May

June

July

Colour of the season

May 27th Lush Green!

June 11th White

June 25th Pink

 

 


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