Thyme, Garden Thyme Seeds (Thymus vulgaris)

Thyme, Garden Thyme Seeds (Thymus vulgaris)

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Thyme, Garden Thyme Seeds (Thymus vulgaris)

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Thymus vulgaris (common thyme, garden thyme or just thyme) is a species of flowering plant in the mint family Lamiaceae, native to southern Europe from the western Mediterranean

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Thyme, Garden Thyme Seeds (Thymus vulgaris)

Price for Package of 3100 (0.8g) seeds.

Thymus vulgaris (common thyme, garden thyme or just thyme) is a species of flowering plant in the mint family Lamiaceae, native to southern Europe from the western Mediterranean to southern Italy. Growing to 15–30 cm (6–12 in) tall by 40 cm (16 in) wide, it is a bushy, woody-based evergreen subshrub with small, highly aromatic, grey-green leaves and clusters of purple or pink flowers in early summer.

It is useful in the garden as groundcover, where it can be short-lived, but is easily propagated from cuttings. It is also the main source of thyme as an ingredient in cooking and as an herbal medicine.

Cultivars

Numerous cultivars and hybrids have been developed for ornamental purposes. Nomenclature can be very confusing.  French, German and English varieties vary by leaf shape and colour and essential oils.  The many cultivars include 'Argenteus' (silver thyme).

The cultivar 'Silver Queen', with white-margined leaves, has gained the Royal Horticultural Society's Award of Garden Merit.

MHS 37
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Organic Seeds ?
Organic Seeds : Yes
HEIRLOOM :
Yes
Handpicked seeds
Handpicked seeds : Yes
Edible
Edible plant: Yes
Medicinal Plant
Yes

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