groundcover, perennial

Thymus praecox | Pink Creeping Thyme

Pink Creeping Thyme makes an interesting, mat-forming groundcover in small locations. 'Elfin', shown in photos between pavers and steppingstones, hugs the ground even closer. Canopy coverage: 1 square foot.

Water Requirement: low, moderate

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -10F

Growth Rate: slow

Height: 1 feet high

Width: 1 feet wide


Foliage Color: blue-green

Flower Color: purple, pink

Flower Season: summer

Wildlife: bees, butterflies