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Thyme Lemon
Thymus citriodorus
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Item code:
9317759001471

A sun loving, ground hugging plant that has pale pink-lilac flowers in Spring. It has slightly larger and greener leaves than ordinary Thyme that have a unique lemon scent and flavour. Plant in dry exposed spots with good air movement. It needs little water and will die in heavy, wet soils. Thyme can be used at all stages of cooking. Add thyme early for strong flavour in soups, casseroles etc, or late for stir fries and salads or as a garnish for any savory dish. It is high in many vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that are all essential for optimum health.

Size — 95mm
Growth Width — 50cm
Growth Height — 5cm
Fragrant
Drought Tolerant
Light Requirements — Full sun
Soil Requirements — Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Use a quality Herb and Vegetable potting mix.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.