Thymus fragantissimus. A definite citrusy thyme that is excellent with fish, roasted vegetables, stews and soups or in marmalades and chutneys. Strong orange scent and flavour without a bitter aftertaste. Prefers full sun and well-drained soil. Height 8-12 inches. Zones 5-8. Approximately 50 seeds/pkg.
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.