Summer Thyme | Organic Herb Seed
$3.85 – $42.00 AUD excl gst
Superb culinary thyme
Spicier, more pungent flavor than German Winter in a smaller plant. Tender perennial in Zones 6-8. Grow as an annual in Zones colder than 6. Avg. 122,000 seeds/30g.
LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun/Part Shade. In very hot climates, thyme will need part shade to do well.
SOIL REQUIREMENTS: Thyme grows best in light, dry, well-drained soil.
PLANT HEIGHT: Varies.
PLANT SPACING: 15-20cm.
HARDINESS ZONES: Varies.
HARVEST: Cut only a few stems the first year in order for the plants to winter over. In subsequent years, harvest just as the flowers being to open. Cut back to within 10-12cm above the ground.
Note: Thyme will become woody and needs to be divided or replaced after 3-4 years.
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Thymus spp.