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Thymus serpyllum 'Minor' /Minor Wild Thyme

Thymus  serpyllum 'Minor'  / Thymus  serpyllum 'Minor'
Forms lowgrowing, creeping ,dense mat
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Forms lowgrowing, creeping ,dense mat

Foliage is scented

Has pinkish flowers all summer

Closer view of flowers

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Scientific Name: Thymus serpyllum 'Minor'
Common Name: Minor Wild Thyme
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Herb
Comments: With fragrant leaves this compact, low growing, mat forming herbaceous perennial grows less than 6" in height. Very useful as a ground cover, in rock gardens and between paving stones. Drough tolerant when well established and root rot occurs when soil is wet and/or poorly drained.