This genus has about 350 evergreen species of herbaceous perennials and subshrubs which produce aromatic leaves. The flowers are often tubular and will vary from white through to pink-mauve. It is useful for growing on banks and in rock gardens.
How to propagate Thyme
You can propagate by softwood or semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.
Other uses of Thyme
Useful for growing on banks and in rock gardens, troughs and paving.