Origin: Southern Europe, southern Italy, western Mediterranean.
Height/width: 6-12 inches tall, 8 inches wide.
Culture: Full sun. Well-drained soil. Dry to moderate water. More cold tolerant than French thyme. Drought tolerant. Coast resistant.
Description: Evergreen subshrub/ groundcover. Tiny aromatic leaves. Winter hardy. Lavender/pink, white flowers. Culinary herb used to season meat and vegetable dishes. Deer resistant. Butterfly attracter. Can grow in garden bed, raised bed, container. Edging plant.
Flowering Time: Summer and fall.