Thymus praecox 'Coccineus'

Thyme-Red Creeping

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Small dark green leaves
  • Red flowers in summer
  • Excellent groundcover
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Dry Soil
Dry Soil

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: 3-6 in
Spacing: 12-18 in
Price Level 1: $4.99 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color: Red
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: $12.99 Jumbo 6 Pack

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Ground Cover
  • Edging
  • Container


  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun


  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil