Area of origin: Europe.
Adult dimensions: Height up to 0.10 cm, width to 0.50 cm.
Soil type: Dislike waterlogged soil.
Hardiness: Hardy to -15°C.
Exposure : Full sun.
Characteristics and uses:
Used in infusion, this thyme is known for its cleansing qualities of the digestive system. To benefit from its small pink flowers, it will need to be exposed to full sun.
This thyme is ideal in dry gardens as a ground covering plant and will be equally at home in an aromatic herb garden.
List of Aromatic plants:
Bay Laurel (Laurus nobilis)
Corsican mint (Mentha requienii), dwarf mint, ground cover, peppery smell
Lemon Thyme (Thymus citriodorus), lemon scent
Oregano 'Aureum' (Origanum vulgare 'Aureum'), extremely decorative golden foliage
Oregano 'Compactum' (Origanum vulgare 'Compactum'), compact green foliage, highly fragrant
Peppermint bergamota (Mentha piperita Citrata), lemon scent
Peppermint (Mentha piperita), peppery taste
Pineapple mint (Mentha suaveolens 'Variegata'), variegated foliage, scent of apple and pineapple
Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis)
Spear Mint - Mentha Spicata
Tarragon (Artemisia dracunculus)
Thyme (Thymus vulgaris)