Family: Lamiaceae Genus:Thymus Botanical name: Thymus coccineus Group Common name: Red Creeping Thyme Light: Full sun Height and spread: 5cm x 25cm Flower: Red Summer Soil: Well drained - it dislikes the wet
A low growing herb that is great as aromatic ground cover and planting between stepping stones. Will attract bees and butterflies and is great for enhancing meats, BBQs and cream cheeses. Given an Award of Garden Merit by the RHS. Just give it a trim to keep it tidy.