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Thymus Pulegioides 'Aureus' (Golden-Scented Thyme)

Thymus Pulegioides 'Aureus' (Golden-Scented Thyme)

Ideal as an edging plant

Pale, lavender-pink summer flowers and luscious, lemon-scented grey- green leaves, tinged yellow. Lemon-scented thyme makes a lovely, summer flowering scented edge for a sunny herb garden. Perfect for planting in between paving stones, the aromatic leaves are an important ingredient in bouquet garni, stuffings and sauces.

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: well-drained neutral to alkaline soilto fast
  • Rate of growth: average to fast
  • Flowering period: June to July
  • Flower colour: lavender-pink
  • Other Features: the aromatic leaves are a useful ingredient in bouquet garni, stuffings and sauces; highly attractive to bees and other beneficial pollinating insects
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
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