Creeping Thyme Seed

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Creeping Thyme Seed

A low-growing herb suited for rock gardens and raised herb beds. Culinary and ornamental.

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(Thymus serpyllum)

A low-growing herb suited for rock gardens and raised herb beds. Slow growing at first, it later forms dense mats. Provide shade where the summers are hot. For culinary and ornamental use.


Lifecycle:2    (0: N/A, 1: annual, 2: perennial, 3: biennial)
Diameter:Slowly spreads by runners.
Container Planting:yes

Cultural Requirements:

USDA Zones:4 to 8
Soil:Well-drained soil
Propagation / Germination:Direct sow onto the surface of the soil, pressing seeds lightly into the surface to make good soil contact. Germinates in 14 to 30 days. Keep weeded until plants established.
Sun:Plant in full sun in the north, part shade in the south.

Garden Medicinals offers over 220 varieties of medicinal and culinary herb seeds, roots, and select heirloom vegetable and ethnic flower seed. All seeds are non-gmo, open-pollinated and untreated. Most seeds are naturally grown and a few are certified organic. Our vegetable seeds do especially well in hot, humid climates where vegetable production can be difficult. Our herb selection also includes dormant root stock of ginger, ginseng, goldenseal, black cohosh, false unicorn, and wild yam.

Note: Medicinal uses of herbs mentioned in our store are not intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Please see a qualified medical practitioner for diagnosis if you have a health problem.

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