Herb Thyme 'Praecox Coccineus'

Creeping Thyme


Photo courtesy of Ball Seed Co

  • Fertilize None or when needed only Scented Foliage Heat Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Heat Tolerant
Heat Tolerant
No Fertilizing
No Fertilizing
Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer



Interesting Notes about Creeping Thyme:

Fragrant foliage, showy flowers. Ideal ground cover for trailing over rocks or between paving stones where footsteps will release its scent


Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Tolerates poor dry soil Ideal ground cover for trailing over rocks or between paving stones where footsteps will release its scent


Height: 2-4 in
Spread: 8-10 in
Spacing: 6-9 in
Price Level 1: $4.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Lavender
Zone: 3a - 8b
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Heat Tolerant
  • Ground Cover
  • No Fertilizing
  • Rock Garden
  • Fragrant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Trailing

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water