THYMUS comosus

Product 2604 From 2780

THYMUS comosus

Tufted Thyme
Select Item No. TA116

Quantitative Restriction

One Portion is usually sufficient for approx. 50 plants.
Please switch to gram for larger quantities.

Plant Description

Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Lamiaceae
Origin: Romania: rocky slopes.
Special Features: Large purple-crimon flowers, dense matforming. Suitable for natural landscaping. Attractive for butterflies and other pollinators. Drought tolerant/ for xeriscaping/ waterwise design.
Basic Colour: (red / scarlet / purple)
Flower Colour: purple-crimson
Natural Flowering Period: May - September
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z5 - Z7
Foliage: entire, elliptic, aromatic scented, grey green
Growth Habit: stoloniferous / mat-forming / flat / evergreen
Height with Flowers: 10 cm
Spacing between Plants: 15 cm
Soil Requirements: dry / well-drained
Characteristics: groundcover
Usage: honey-bee food plant / for the rock garden
Grams per 1000 seeds: 0.25641 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Gram to get 1000 plants
(if sown directly into pots etc. you will need a larger quantity):
0.5 Gram
Sowing Direction:

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

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