Thymus citriodorus 'Lemon Thyme'

Lemon Thyme


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Tiny yellow-edged leaves with a clean lemon scent
  • Excellent in teas and other cooking methods
  • Beautiful foliage in the garden
Container
Container
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Edible
Edible
Fragrant
Fragrant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full sun and well drained soil.  Drought tolerant.  Too much water will tend to rot plant.  Not particular as to soil type.


Height: 4-6 in
Spread: 20-24 in
Spacing: 15-18 in
Price Level 1: $4.49 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Pink
Zone: 5-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Edible
  • Fragrant
  • Container
  • Drought Tolerant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Variegated

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water