English Thyme Herb Seeds
300+ Seeds - English Thyme (Thymus vulgaris)
English Thyme is an upright growing evergreen variety, growing up to 12" high. It's dainty pink flowers attract bees. Known for being drought tolerant, thyme works great in containers or a herb border.
The aromatic leaves are used in a variety of dishes, including meat & vegetable dishes. Thyme is a natural pest deterent, repelling cabbage moths. It is also also used for medicinal purposes in essential oils etc.
Depth: Surface sow
Sun: Full Sun
Zone: Hardy to zone 4
Germination: 7 - 28 days
Height: 30 cm / 12 inches
Sowing instructions: start indoors as soon as possible (late winter or early spring) due to slow growth. Use a heat mat if available. Keep barely moist.