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Botanical name: Thymus coccineus
Other names: Red creeping thyme, Wild thyme, Thymus praecox ssp. arcticus
Species: T. coccineus - T. coccineus is a creeping, woody based perennial with scented, deep-green foliage and deep pink, tubular flowers that bloom in the summer.
Thymus coccineus is: Evergreen
Flower: Dark-pink in Summer
Foliage: Green in All seasons
Fragrance: Foliage is aromatic (thyme).
Habit: Creeping, Mat Forming
Pests: Generally pest free.
Diseases: No specific diseases
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Thymus coccineus (Red creeping thyme) will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.3m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Between paving stones, City, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Edging, Flavouring food and drinks, Beds and borders, Gravel, Ground Cover, Low Maintenance, Mediterranean, Rock, Wildlife, Foliage only
Cultivation: Grow in moist, free-draining soil in full sun. Roots will rot if waterlogged.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil pH:||Alkaline, Neutral|
|Aspect:||South, East, West|
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