Botanical name: Thymus serpyllum 'Snowdrift'
Other names: Creeping thyme 'Snowdrift' , Creeping white thyme, Thyme 'Snowdrift'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Snowdrift' _ 'Snowdrift' is a mat-forming, evergreen subshrub with small, aromatic, dark green leaves and clusters of white flowers in summer.
Thymus serpyllum 'Snowdrift' is: Evergreen
Flower: White in Summer
Foliage: Dark-green in All seasons
Fragrance: Foliage is aromatic (thyme).
Habit: Mat Forming, Spreading
Pests: Generally pest free.
Diseases: Generally disease free.
Pruning: Cut back after flowering to maintain compact form.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Division, Seed, Root cuttings, Semi-hardwood cuttings, Softwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Thymus serpyllum 'Snowdrift' (Thyme 'Snowdrift' ) will reach a height of 0.25m and a spread of 0.45m 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
Cultivation: Grow in moist, free-draining soil in full sun.
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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