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Thymus serpyllum 'Pink Chintz' (Creeping Thyme)

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Creeping Thyme is a sun-loving herb valued as an ornamental groundcover. This selection forms a very low carpet of fuzzy, dark green leaves which resemble those of Woolly Thyme. From early thru midsummer, flowers of a unique shade of salmon-pink cover the foliage. Lovely between stones on a path or cascading over walls. A vigorous grower.

Photo Credit: Steven Veldstra

Zone: 3-9
Exposure: SunPartial Shade
Height x Width: 2-4"" x 12-18""
Flower Color: 
Bloom Time: Summer
Foliage: Fragrant
Category: Perennial
Notes: Tolerates drought conditions. Attracts insects or birds.

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