A low-growing, spreading plant that has purplish-red flowers throughout summer, red creeping thyme (Thymus praecox "Coccineus") reaches heights of only 3 to 6 inches tall, but spreads of 12 to 18 inches wide. Although it is a slow grower, it becomes an effective ground cover along a pathway or to fill in large bare spaces.
Use it as a flowering lawn for your Miniature Fairy Gardens, or as a delightful accent in a container.
Height: 3-6" Spread: 12-18" Zone: 4-9 Growth Habit: slow grower, forms a dense mat of tiny fragrant leaves and tiny pink flowers, blooming all through summer. Can stand full sun, but prefers some shade in very hot areas.
4" quart pot. Please note that some states might be restricted. Live plants must be shipped Priority Mail.