thyme golden-scented

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<ul><li><b>Position:</b> full sun<li><b>Soil:</b> well-drained neutral to alkaline soil<li><b>Rate of growth:</b> average to fast<li><b> Flowering period:</b> June to July<li><b>Hardiness:</b> fully hardy<br><br>Pale, lavender-pink summer flowers top the lemon-scented, yellow tinged leaves in summer, creating a colourful groundcover that is perfect for planting in between paving stones, or lining the edge of a sunny herb garden. The aromatic leaves can be used to enhance the flavour of bouquet garni as well as stuffings and sauces.<br><br><li><b>Garden care:</b> After flowering cut back hard using garden shears to retain a neat compact shape. Lift and divide large clumps in early spring.</li></ul>

  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: well-drained neutral to alkaline soil
  • Rate of growth: average to fast
  • Flowering period: June to July
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Pale, lavender-pink summer flowers top the lemon-scented, yellow tinged leaves in summer, creating a colourful groundcover that is perfect for planting in between paving stones, or lining the edge of a sunny herb garden. The aromatic leaves can be used to enhance the flavour of bouquet garni as well as stuffings and sauces.

  • Garden care: After flowering cut back hard using garden shears to retain a neat compact shape. Lift and divide large clumps in early spring.

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"Sprawling carpet of lemon-scented pointed gold leaves - use them as textured golden stepping stones in sun-baked places, or in the kitchen -especially with chicken"

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