This was one of seven plants I ordered for delivery I've never received such well packaged healthy plants & quick delivery with online orders in the past, hoping the Thyme will spread quickly around my stepping stones, very happy with all of the plants will definitely be ordering more when I can squeeze them into my garden!
Thymus serpyllum 'Russetings' (Thyme 'Russettings') Herb Plant
Some Herbs may be too tall for our standard packaging and will be trimmed to fit. This will not be detrimental to the plant but will mean that these herbs will flower later in the year.
The Blister packs used to protect our beautiful herbs during transit are made from 100% recycled plastic and can be recycled kerbside.
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.
Thyme 'Russettings' is an excellent herb for brightening up a herb garden as edging or as a feature plant, it is extensively used as a path thyme between flag stones and within turf. It is often found on rockeries as it is more decorative than culinary.
Buy Thyme 'Russettings' Online
Our potted Thyme 'Russettings' herb plants are generally available to buy online all year round.
|Thymus serpyllum 'Russetings' (Thyme 'Russettings') Herb Plant|
|Soil Type||Free draining soil|
|Latin Name||Thymus serpyllum 'Russetings'|
|Hardiness||RHS rating H6 - Hardy - very cold winter|
|Culinary||Meat & Poultry|
|Special Features||Ground Cover|
|Type of Garden||Cottage/Informal|
Arrived quickly, well packaged and in good health. I'm delighted.
Excellent service plants arrived safely and well packed I would definitely buy again