Common Thyme

$ 1.95

Common Thyme forms a low-growing mound of dark green for a beautiful ornamental effect. Tiny leaves are fragrant and pungent with a tangy flavor that enhances a variety of dishes. Covered with tiny white flowers in the summer.  

100 seeds


Thymus vulgaris

Perennial zone 5 -9

Germination:  10-21 days

Seed Planting Depth: on the surface, lightly cover

Starting Indoors/Outdoors:  Start indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Provide 65-75 degree soil temperature.Transplant 10-12" apart. Sow outdoors in the spring  1-2 weeks before last frost, a few seeds every 2-3", thin to 10-12" apart.

Light Needs:  Full sun 

Soil Needs:  Common Thyme needs average, well-drained soil

Uses: Culinary, medicinal, ornamental, attracts bees and beneficals