Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Wet
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Foliage
Bloom Color
Red
Attributes
Fragrant
Ground Cover
Rock Garden
Water Requirements
Water weekly during dry spells
Riverbend Nursery (M.S.)

Thymus praecox 'Coccineus'

Red Creeping Thyme

This low-growing plant forms an attractive, dark gray-green mat of foliage. Small crimson flowers cover the foliage in late spring. An ideal choice to use between walkway stones, as edging or in rock gardens.

Height:

2-4 Inches

Spacing:

12-18" (30-46 cm)

Additional:

Water weekly during dry spells.

Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Bloom Color:

Crimson.

Thymus (time'-us)

Family: Lamiaceae · Common Name: Thyme

Fragrant foliage may be glossy green, felted, silver, golden or variegated and forms creeping mats of low bushy mounds. Masses of tiny flowers in shades of lavender, pink and white. Excellent bee plants.

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