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Creeping Thyme


Edible, fragrant, low growing groundcover that looks stunning creeping over rocks or paving. Attracts beneficial pollinators into the garden. It is drought tolerant, prefers full sun, and great for covering unsightly areas.

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Data sheet

Soil Type: All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types., Clay Soil, Silty Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Saline Soil, Chalky Soil
Zones: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Water Needs: Low/Moderate, Moderate/High, Low, Moderate
Light: Full Sun, Full Sun/Partial Shade
Growth Cycle: Perennial
Edible: Yes
Color: Purple
Height: b: Inches 3" to 6", a: Groundcover
Growing Instructions: Site in Full Sun. Sow outside in spring 1/8" deep into finely raked soil after danger of frost. Can be sown in fall. Keep moist until established. Germinating seeds are miniscule! Leaves and Flowers are edible.
Special Features: Butterflies and Pollinators, Fragrant, Container Growing
Growth Rate Moderate, Fast