Thymus vulgaris 'Argentus'

Thyme-Silver Edge


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Tiny, silver leaves with white edging
  • White flowers in summer
  • Semi-upright habit
  • Excellent edging
  • Used for culinary and medicinal purposes
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Container
Container
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Edible
Edible
Fragrant
Fragrant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun



Interesting Notes about Thyme-Silver Edge:

Thymus or thymon is Greek for "courage


Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in full sun and well drained soil.


Height: 6-8 in
Spread: 10-14 in
Spacing: 10-14 in
Price Level 1: $4.49 ea.~4 ½” pot
Bloom Color:
Zone: 5-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Drought Tolerant
  • Fragrant
  • Border or Bed
  • Edible
  • Container

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Mounding

Foliage Color:

  • Silver

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring Bloomer
  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Dry Soil