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Thymus 'Doone Valley'
© Deeproot Plant Base
common name: Thyme
perennial, evergreen, ground-cover, scented/aromatic
yellow & green
dry soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
Compact, mat-forming evergreen sub-shrub with small irregularly variegated yellow and green, aromatic leaves. Rounded heads of lavender-pink flowers, opening from red buds, in summer.
Very well drained, neutral to alkaline soil in full sun. Trim after flowering.
By division or cuttings.
Rock garden, troughs and containers.