Plant Base Online (beta)

botanical name:
Thymus 'Doone Valley'
Thymus 'Doone Valley' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Thyme
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: perennial, evergreen, ground-cover, scented/aromatic
height: 0.12m
width: 0.35m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: pink
main season: All Year
edible symbol edible
aspect: full sun
conditions: 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.

install Plant Base on your PC or Mac :

  • self contained application
  • update and add records
  • powerful features
  • larger pictures

read more ...

Ads by Google :