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Lemon thyme

Thymus citriodorus 'Aureus'

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 an evergreen, spreading shrub with yellow, rounded to oval, aromatic leaves. Clusters of two-lipped, purple-pink flowers appear in mid summer.

How to propagate Lemon thyme

Cuttings

You can propagate from cuttings in the summer.

Division

Division.

Other uses of Lemon thyme

Border