Thymus 'Coccineus' Thymus 'Coccineus'

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Thymus 'Coccineus'

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  • Creeping Ground Cover,
  • Great Filler,
  • Takes Light Foot Traffic,
Common Name:Thyme Creeping
Plant Type:Perennial
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 What is my zone?
Height:4 - 4 Inches
Spread:12 - 12 Inches
Exposure:Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions:Butterflies
Critter Resistance:Deer
Flower Color:Purple Shades

Availability: In stock

Product Name Price Qty
Thymus 'Coccineus' - 5" Pot
(Ships in Spring)
  • Buy 3 for $14.24 each and save 11%
  • Buy 6 for $13.49 each and save 16%
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(Creeping Thyme) Thymus Coccineus has lovely scented foliage that creates a low growing mat that is covered with hundreds of violet pink flowers in Summer. Coccineus is ideal for planting between rocks or along a pathway.
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Thymus praecox 'Coccineus'

Common Name Thyme Creeping
USDA Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Plant Type Perennial
Sun Exposure Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Dry
Nature Attractions Butterflies
Critter Resistance Deer
Flower Color Purple Shades
Attributes Drought Tolerant, Evergreen, Fragrant
Design Use Border, Container, Ground Cover, Massing
Season of Interest (Flowering) Summer

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