Deep green glossy-leaved plant grows to a foot tall. The tiny purple flowers bloom in mid-summer. Thicker leaves and stronger flavor than summer savory, more intense thyme-like flavor. Both herbs are traditionally used to flavor beans. 100 seeds
Perennial, zone 5-8
Germination: 7-21 days
Seed Planting Depth: on surface, lightly press in
Starting Indoors/Outdoors: Start indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost. Provide 70-75 degree soil temperature. Transplant 15-18" apart. Sow outdoors in the spring or in the fall, a few seeds every 2-3", thin to 15-18"" apart.
Light Needs: Full sun
Soil Needs: Average and well drained
Uses:Culinary, medicinal, attracts bees and beneficals