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Thymus serpyllum 'Russetings' (Thyme 'Russettings') Herb Plant

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Thyme 'Russettings' (Thymus serpyllum 'Russetings')Herb in 9cm Pot

Thyme is grown the world over as it is such a versatile plant, not only is its foliage is attractive, the flowers are long-lasting and very pretty, and it is drought tolerant - an overall easy-care plant. On top of that it is one of the most useful herbs for the kitchen.

Thyme 'Russettings' reaches a height of 5 cm and with its small green leaves and profusion of soft pink flowers throughout the summer, this vigorous very low-growing creeping thyme is an excellent ground cover plant.  it is suitable for planting in the rock garden, herb garden or the front of a border it will also make a very good container plant. Thyme 'Russettings',  likes a well-drained light soil, and it should not be too rich in nutrients as this will only encourage the plant to grow 'leggy' and lose its compact shape, also ensure that the plant is cut back after flowering again to help maintain shape. Being a native of the Mediterranean it needs a place in full sun.

Herb Usage

Thyme 'Russettings'  is an excellent herb for flavouring stuffing and stews, and is ideal added to a bouquet-garni. Pies and chutneys are also given an extra lift when this aromatic herb is added. It has also been used for many centuries medicinally and its essential oils have been used to treat aches and pains and sprains.

Buy Thyme 'Russettings'  Online

Our potted Thyme 'Russettings'  herb plants are generally available to buy online all year round.






Other Details

Full sun
Soil Type:
Free draining soil
Flower Colour:
Latin Name:
Thymus serpyllum 'Russetings'
RHS rating H6 - Hardy - very cold winter
Meat & Poultry
Special Features:
Ground Cover
Type of Garden:

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  1. Super plants 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 13th May 2020

    Arrived quickly, well packaged and in good health. I'm delighted.

  2. thyme russetings 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 10th May 2017

    Excellent service plants arrived safely and well packed I would definitely buy again

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