Romence Gardens

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Common Name: Thymus vulgaris
Plant Type: Herb
Exposure: Sun
Hardiness Zone: 5-9
Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Summer
Garden Height: 4-10 Inches
Garden Spread: 6-12 Inches
Size Category: Short: 18 Inches or less
Pot Size: 4.5 Inch Pot

Thyme - English (Herb)


Pot Size: 4.5 Inch Pot

  • Broad leaves
  • Robust growth habit
Use to flavor meats, soups, sauces, and stews. It is fantastic to use either fresh or dried. When used fresh the leaves or whole twig can be used. As a tea, it helps with coughs. It is an easy plant to maintain and has many versatile uses. It can even be grown inside by a kitchen window.
Uses: Culinary, Aromatic, Ornamental, Medicinal
Critter Resistance: Deer
Notable Features: Drought Tolerant
Growth Habit: Spreading
Homeowner Growing Tips: Easy to grow in average, dry to medium, well-draining soil. Tolerates drought and low soil-fertility. Cut back plants to limit the woody undergrowth and encourage more new greening. Harvest throughout the summer as needed and take some in to dry for the winter, too!
Photos courtesy of Ball Horticultural Company