Mother of Thyme

Plant Specifications

Thymus pulegioides “Aureus.” Perennial. Partial Sun. Height: up to 4 – 6”
Also referred to as Broad Leaf Thyme and Large Thyme.
A low growing herb with pink flowers in late Spring.

In the Garden

Deer resistant and attractive to bees and birds. Works beautifully as ground cover between stones in rock gardens or pathways. Well drained soil and keep sunlight cool – does not like too much heat.

Plant Uses

Predominately used as an ornamental, this plant is not for culinary use.