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Description

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Thymus or thymon is Greek for “courage.” Through the centuries it has been used for traditions relating to this theme. Roman soldiers bathed in thyme water, European knights carried thyme tokens. Other folklore talks of thyme as being the home of fairies.

Fragrant Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Attracts:
Butterflies
Resists:
Deer

CHARACTERISTICS

Plant Type:

Perennial

Height Category:

Short

Garden Height:

3 – 6 Inches

Spacing:

8 – 10 Inches

Spread:

8 – 10 Inches

Flower Colors:

Pink

 Red
Flower Shade:

Magenta-red

Foliage Colors:

Green

Foliage Shade:

Dark green

Habit:

Mounded

Container Role:

Spiller

PLANT NEEDS

Light Requirement:

Sun

Maintenance Category:

Easy

Bloom Time:

Early Summer

Mid Summer

Hardiness Zones:

5a5b6a6b7a7b8a8b9a9b10a10b

Water Category:

Average

Soil Fertility Requirement:

Average Soil

Fertile Soil

Soil PH Category:

Alkaline Soil

Neutral Soil

Uses:

Border Plant

Container

Edging Plant

Groundcover

Landscape

Uses Notes:

use in rock gardens, as ground cover or between paving stones.

Maintenance Notes:

Trim stems as necessary to control growth.

Additional information

Color