English Thyme

Plant Specifications Thymus Vulgaris. Hardy Perennial. Partial or Morning Sun. Height: 10” – 12”. Width: 12” – 18”. A short bushy, dark green, broad leaf plant that blooms in the Spring with white to light pink flowers. The English thyme has a spicy, sweet floral fragrance. In the Garden Thrives in well drained rich garden…

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Elfin Thyme

Plant Specifications Thymus Praecox Articus ‘Elfin’. Hardy Perennial. Partial and/or morning Sun. Height: 2” One of the most popular, very low growing thymes here at Natures Herb Farm. It’s glossy, green leaves grow in thick clumps that spread easily. Rich lavender blooms erupt throughout the plant making it a fragrant carpet for walkways and paths.…

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Doonevalley Thyme

Plant Specifications Thymus vulgaris ‘Dune Valley.’ Hardy Perennial. Sun. Height: 3” – 4” Dark green, glossy leaves which develop variegation during the growing season. A mounding thyme with a delightful lemon scent and rose pink blooms. In the Garden Thymes tend to bloom in early May here in south Texas. Doonevalley Thyme will become more…

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Creeping Lemon Thyme

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Coconut Thyme

Plant Specifications Thymus Praecos subsp. Arcticus. Hardy Perennial. Sun. Height: 3” – 4” A compact spreader with round leaves creating a bushy, mound-like growth. In the Garden Preferring cooler temperature, this thyme does best in south Texas during the Fall and Spring months. Hardy in cool weather, they can thrive well just before freezing temperatures.…

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Caraway Thyme

Plant Specifications Thymus Herba-Barona. Hardy Perennial. Sun. Height: 2” – 4” Width: up to 14.” Tiny pointed leaves on characteristically red stems that spread out creeping runners with a pleasant caraway scent. In the Garden Like most thymes, it prefers well-drained sandy or rocky soil and at least a half day of good sunlight. Water…

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Thyme

Thymes in South Texas are expected to have a lifespan of approximately two years. All thymes are deer resistant. A Mediterranean herb that is excellent for cooking in fowl, fish, soups, stews, breads and baking. Thyme is known by cooks and chefs as “the blending herb,” because it brings different flavors together well. All thymes…

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Tarragon

Plant Specifications Artemisia dracunculus. Perennial. Morning to partial Sun. Height: 1’ Width: 10.5”. Upright sprawling stems grow fleshy, pointed leaves up to 3” long. Blooms in Summer with tiny, greenish-white ball shaped flowers. In the Garden Does not care for hot, humid temps and needs rich, well-drained soil. A heavy feeder, tarragon needs regular pruning…

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Tansy

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Sweet Woodruff

Plant Specifications Galium odoratum. Perennial. Shade. Hardy to 20 degrees. Height: 6-8” Wiry, fragrant stems with whorls of six to eight long, pointed dark green leaves. As a deciduous ground cover, it spreads through the garden with creeping stolons. Small clusters of delicate, star-shaped white flowers appear in the Spring. In the Garden Generally prefers…

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