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botanical name:
Thymus doerfleri 'Bressingham'
Thymus doerfleri 'Bressingham' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Creeping thyme
synonyms:  Thymus doerfleri 'Bressingham Pink', Thymus serpyllum 'Bressingham Pink'
family:  Lamiaceae
characteristics: shrub, evergreen, ground-cover, scented/aromatic
height: 0.05m
width: 0.35m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, sandy soil, coastal
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -25°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
description:
Low, creeping habit, forming mats of mid to dark green leaves and pink flowers, which often bloom earlier than other varieties.


cultivation:
Well drained, neutral to alkaline soil in sun. Tolerates drought and very hot conditions.

usage:
Rock, gravel and herb gardens.

other notes:
From Blooms of Bressingham.

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