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Thymus praecox arcticus 'Languinosus'  Woolly Thyme

Woolly Thyme
Woolly Thyme in lawn

Woolly Thyme ready for shipping.

Soft and silvery, Woolly Thyme is in a class by itself. Tightly knit, it makes a great filler for in between pavers or along borders. It rarely flowers which makes it a good choice for those allergic to bees.  It grows slowly and can die out in patches if watering is not even. It is the grayest of all the thymes and should not be confused with the prolific bloomer and greener Hall's Woolly Thyme.

We  have had some success with growing Woolly Thyme in partial shade in our hot summer climates. Drainage should be excellent.

The photo above shows Woolly Thyme (next to the gray boards) densely covering the ground. The dark green thyme behind it is the fast growing Pink Lemonade Thyme.

This plant is often available in plug trays. These trays hold 128 of all the same plant.  They are a great low cost way to fill a lot of space. Each cell is 3/4 of inch by 3/4 of an inch. Check here to see if Woolly Thyme Plug Trays are available.

Cultural Information

Height: 3 Inches    

Hardiness: Zone 5

Flower Color: Rare /Pink

Characteristics: Full Sun,
Evergreen, 
Water Conserving

Uses: Ground Cover,
Ornamental

 

 

Woolly Thyme

$4.95 per 3 inch pot

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