Magic Carpet Thyme
Thymus serpyhllum. Finally a really low creeping thyme from seed. Only 2 inches high, this fine-textured plant is perfect for between your stepping stones, as a ground cover or in a rock garden. It also has a great lemony scent and bright pink flowers for 2-3 months in early to mid summer. Prefers full sun. Approximately 250 seeds/pkg, 5500/gram.
German Winter Thyme
Also known as English Thyme. A hardy, widely grown perennial. Sow seeds in light, dry, well-drained soil. Do not cover seed. Keep plants moist when young. Thin to about 6 inches.
Once established, thyme does not require much watering or fertilizing. Harvest the leaves before the fragrant blossoms open in midsummer. Leaves are used fresh or dried to season meats, soups & sauces. Can also be used to make a nice flavoured vinegar. Height 10 - 12 inches.