thyme - lemon

lemon thyme ( syn. Thymus citriodorus )

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Buy thyme - lemon lemon thyme ( syn. Thymus citriodorus ): lemon thyme plants - ideal aromatic path edging plant!

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: well-drained neutral to alkaline soil
  • Rate of Growth: average to fast
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    The aromatic mid-green leaves of this bushy thyme release a lovely lemon scent whenever they are rubbed, while also producing a colourful display of lilac flowers in summer. It's a spectacular container plant, or it can be used to line a sunny border - just make sure it is not planted too far away from the kitchen!

  • Garden care: Cut back hard in early to mid-spring to retain a neat compact shape. Lift and divide large clumps in early spring.

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Vigorous and lemony

5

In a planter, sufficiently vigorous needs trimming to stop it taking over!

A Gardner

Oxford

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Yes I would purchase again if needed

5

I use it as an alternative to ordinary thyme. Good with fish

Lynn

Horsham

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