Thymus vulgaris

Common thyme

Price: €4.95
Current stock: 1

Regular, common-or-garden thyme. This is a hardy evergreen perennial, up to 30 cms in height, with very pale mauve flowers in summer and small narrow green leaves. Plant in well-drained soil in a sunny spot, or in a terracotta pot on a terrace or balcony in John Innes compost. Use in stews, sauces, roasts and in bouquet garni. Medicinal, antibacterial and anti fungal. Plants sold in an 11cms diameter plastic pot.