Botanical name: Thymus serpyllum 'Minor'
Other names: Creeping thyme, Thymus serpyllum 'Minimalist', Thymus serpyllum 'Minimus, Thymus serpyllum 'Minus'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Minor' _ 'Minor' is a flat, creeping perennial with fragrant green leaves and tiny pink flowers throughout summer.
Thymus serpyllum 'Minor' is: Evergreen
Flower: 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 serpyllum 'Minor' (Creeping thyme) will reach a height of 0.05m and a spread of 0.15m 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.
Soil type: Chalky, Loamy, Sandy
Soil drainage: Well-drained
Soil pH: Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun
Aspect: South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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