Thymus serpyllum 'Magic Carpet Thyme'

Creeping Thyme

Photo courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.

  • Low growing green carpet of foliage
  • Red flowers in summer
  • Excellent groundcover
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Rock Garden
Rock Garden
Full Sun
Full Sun
Dry Soil
Dry Soil

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full sun and well drained soil.

Height: 1-2 in
Spread: 12-18 in
Spacing: 10-12 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:


  • Rock Garden
  • Ground Cover
  • Border or Bed
  • Edging


  • Full Sun


  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil