Organic Thyme, German Winter
(1 oz)

Short Leaf Varietal

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SNV5391

$49.99

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$49.99

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Description

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Thyme - German Winter - Thymus vulgaris

Hardy Perennial Short, compact, aromatic herb. This winter hardy variety has attractive tiny lavender flowers. Thyme is known to deter cabbage worms. It's aromatic leaves are used in sauces, soups, and stews. It is great seasoning for poultry and fish, and adds just the right amount of zest to salads.

Did You Know? Thyme has been used medicinally for centuries to treat certain parasites and a broad range of respiratory ailments.

Soil & Water: Thyme can grow in most soils, but performs best in well-drained soil with moderate nutrients. Soil which is too rich will cause the plant to get leggy and lose its compact shape.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Lightly pinch developing plants to encourage bushiness. Sow seed directly 2-3 weeks before the last frost. Thyme also thrives as a potted plant.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest leaves when the plant is large enough. Use fresh leaves, or dry and store leaves in an airtight container. Thyme also keeps well frozen.

Soil Temperature: 60-70°F
Planting Depth: 1/16"
Germination: 21-28 Days
Height At Maturity: 8"-12"
Days To Maturity: 90-100 Days
Sun/Shade: Full to Partial Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 6"-12"
Approx Seeds per Ounce: 94,498 Seeds

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Features

  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Container Compatible
  • Does Not Require Support
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Edible Flower
  • Fragrant
  • Good for Drying
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Plant Spreads
  • Useful for Ornamental

Characteristics

Seed Unit Sizes 1 oz Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Culinary Herb, Ornamental Germination Requirements Warmth
Life Cycle Perennial Planting Time Spring
Approximate Harvest Time Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Summer, Early Fall Ideal Soil Temperature 60-70°F
Days to Maturity 90 - 120 Days Sun Requirements Full Sun/Part Sun
Useful Plant Part Leaves Growth Habit Low Growing
Starting Location Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant Soil pH 6.6 - 7.0
Seed Unit Sizes 1 oz
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Plant Usage Attracts Bees/Butterflies, Culinary Herb, Ornamental
Germination Requirements Warmth
Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Time Spring
Approximate Harvest Time Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Summer, Early Fall
Ideal Soil Temperature 60-70°F
Days to Maturity 90 - 120 Days
Sun Requirements Full Sun/Part Sun
Useful Plant Part Leaves
Growth Habit Low Growing
Starting Location Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
Soil pH 6.6 - 7.0

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Thyme can grow in most soils, but performs best in well-drained soil with moderate nutrients. Soil which is too rich will cause the plant to get leggy and lose its compact shape.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost. Lightly pinch developing plants to encourage bushiness. Sow seed directly 2-3 weeks before the last frost. Thyme also thrives as a potted plant.

Harvesting & Storage: Harvest leaves when the plant is large enough. Use fresh leaves, or dry and store leaves in an airtight container. Thyme also keeps well frozen.

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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.10 lbs. Dimensions: 4"L x 3"W x 0.5"H

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