Thymus Compact (in Hairy Pot)


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Height: 5 inches

Aspect: Full sun

Soil Type: Well drained

Uses: Culinary

Care: Trim back immediately after flowering

Hardiness: LEVEL 2 – see ‘Description’ tab below

Supplied in 14cm biodegradable pot.

Description: Thyme, Garden – Common Compact – Thymus compactus

Thyme, Garden – Common Compact – Thymus compactus has all the flavour (if not more) of common thyme but with a much smaller and neater growth habit.

The bees and pollinators love the pretty pink flowers in summer.

Plant in full sun, in well drained soil. This variety is ideal for use as low edging in the herb garden. The compact habit makes this variety perfect for containers too.

A popular herb in the kitchen it adds great flavour for so many dishes. A medicinal herb too, it has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties.