Wild Thyme

Thymus serpyllum


Standard seed packet, 400 seeds

$1.75
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Wild Thyme

Thymus serpyllum


  • Can be used as a lawn substitute
  • Medicinal & culinary herb
  • Low maintenance


Low growing dense plant with small oval green leaves and creeping spreading habit. Perfect for use as a ground cover. Leaves can be used fresh or dried as a tea, or as a herb in cooking. Long history of use as a medicinal herb and essential oil. Fragrant mauve flowers in clusters during summer. Can be used as a lawn substitute. Good for rockeries and windy conditions. Tolerant of poor soil conditions & dry periods. Low maintenance once established. Great for bees & butterflies. Also known as "Creeping Thyme", "Common Wild Thyme", "Breckland Thyme" or "Elfin Thyme".


How to sow and grow:

Method: Raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 1mm
When: Spring and Autumn
Germination: 14-21 days @ 18-21°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Hardy Perennial
Row Spacing: 100cm
Plant Spacing: 80cm
Plant Height: 3cm
Position: Full sun, well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 100 days

(Product number: G5-17)
Seeds per gram: 5100 seeds


SKU G5-17
Shipping Weight 0.0005kg
Botanical name: Thymus serpyllum
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 400 seeds
Seeds per gram: 5100

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