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Thymus – Aromatic – Common Thyme – Thymus vulgaris

Garden Height
6 - 8
Spacing
10 - 12
Spread
10 - 12
Habit
Mounded
Container Role
Filler
Flower Size
Medium
Flower Colors
White
Light Level
Part Sun to Sun
Proven Selections

Attracts: Butterflies

Drought Tolerant

Fragrant Foliage

Maintenance Notes

Trim stems as necessary to control growth.

Uses Notes

This plant will beautify your garden all season

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Average

Bloom Time

Flower Form Container, Landscape

pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9

Fertilization 150 - 200

Light Requirements High

Water Requirements Dry to Moderate

Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature 55 - 65° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature 40 - 50° Fahrenheit

Planting and Timing Information

Early Spring through Fall Finish. Standard PPP.

Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 5-6
6" and Gallon Pot : 7-8
7-9" Pot : 8-9
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot :

Pinching and Growth Regulators

None needed

Pest and Disease Management

General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.

Grower Tips

Good air circulation and water drainage are important. Use a well drained soil mix.