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Lemon thyme

Thymus citriodorus 'Archer's Gold'

Also known as

Thyme

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

30cm

Max

30cm

15cm

Min

20cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Lemon thyme Overview

This is a delightful rounded, frost-hardy shrub which will grow about 30cm high and has tiny oval lemon-scented leaves and pale lilac flowers.

How to propagate Lemon thyme

Cuttings

You can propagate from cuttings in the summer.

Division

Division.

Other uses of Lemon thyme

Useful for growing on banks and in rock gardens, troughs and paving.