THYMUS

Commonly known as Thyme

Genus of about 350 species of woody-based, aromatic, evergreen perennials, shrubs and subshrubs found mainly on calcareous soils and in dry grassland throughout Eurasia.

Well-known culinary herb.

UK natives are Common wild thyme, T. praecox. more plentiful in the north and west and much milder than garden varieties, Large thyme, T. pulegioides, common only in south and east England, much larger and very aromatic and Wild thyme, T. serpyllum, smaller than Common thyme and found only in the Breckland of East Anglia.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Alpine or rock plant
    These plants prefer well drained soil and are generally dwarf in habit.
  • Dwarf shrub
    Typically only grows to a maximum of one or two feet in height but there will be some exceptions.
    Subshrub
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.

Buy Varieties of THYMUS

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THYMUS x citriodorus 'Silver Queen'

THYMUS x citriodorus 'Silver Queen'

Lemon-scented thyme

dwarf lemon-scented thyme with bright silver variegated foliage & pink flowers

 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant - UK Delivery Only Gift-wrapping available
individually £11.00 each , 3+ £10.00 each 
Gift Wrapping available on this plant

Useful extras...

Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
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Afterplant - Grow Your Own
AFTER PLANT GROW YOUR OWN seaweed is ready to use liquid concentrate that was specially formulated be used on all edible plants.
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Afterplant - Tomatoes
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Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
3 options from £3.00

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Rootgrow Ericoid mycorrhizal fungi
This specially adapted Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi will boost the growth of acid-loving plants like rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers and blueberries. It contains ericoid and arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi, which are found in poor acidic soils where ericaceous plants naturally grow.
Only £7.50

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All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
Only £7.50

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