Thyme, Creeping (Organic)


Thymus serpyllum

Minimum: 250+ seeds

Introducing Creeping Thyme, the aromatic and visually stunning ground cover that transforms your garden into a fragrant masterpiece. This low-growing herbaceous perennial not only adds a touch of elegance to your landscape but also releases a delightful fragrance with every step. Elevate your garden design with the versatile and enchanting Creeping Thyme!

Key Features:

  1. Fragrant Ground Cover: Immerse your garden in the sweet, earthy aroma of Creeping Thyme. As a ground cover, it releases a soothing fragrance, creating a sensory oasis for you and your visitors.

  2. Lush Green Foliage: Enjoy a lush carpet of vibrant green foliage that gracefully sprawls over garden beds, pathways, or rock gardens. Creeping Thyme forms a beautiful tapestry, enhancing the aesthetics of any outdoor space.

  3. Drought-Tolerant Beauty: Thrive with ease! Creeping Thyme is renowned for its drought tolerance, making it a resilient and low-maintenance addition to your garden. Enjoy the beauty without the hassle.

  4. Versatile Garden Use: Whether you're looking to cover bare ground, cascade over rock walls, or spill delicately from containers, Creeping Thyme adapts to various garden settings, providing endless design possibilities.

  5. Herbaceous and Culinary Uses: Beyond its ornamental appeal, Creeping Thyme is a flavorful herb that adds a subtle earthy taste to culinary delights. Harvest the leaves for teas, seasonings, or to garnish your favorite dishes.


  • Botanical Name: Thymus serpyllum
  • Type: Perennial Ground Cover
  • Height: 2-4 inches
  • Spread: 12-18 inches
  • Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Hardiness Zone: 4-9


  • Aromatic Bliss: Create a sensory haven with the fragrant allure of Creeping Thyme. The gentle aroma enhances the outdoor experience, making your garden a delightful retreat.

  • Visual Appeal: Enjoy the year-round visual interest of Creeping Thyme. Its evergreen foliage and tiny lavender-pink blooms in summer create a captivating and ever-changing landscape.

  • Low Maintenance: Embrace the beauty without the fuss. Creeping Thyme is a low-maintenance ground cover that thrives in various conditions, requiring minimal care to flourish.

  • Adaptable Design: Explore the versatility of Creeping Thyme in your garden design. Use it to soften edges, cover slopes, or fill in gaps, and witness the transformation of your outdoor space.

  • Culinary Delights: Beyond aesthetics, Creeping Thyme serves a culinary purpose. Infuse your kitchen with the subtle earthy flavor of fresh thyme, harvested directly from your garden.

Care Guidelines:

  1. Sunlight: Plant Creeping Thyme in a location with full sun to partial shade for optimal growth and flowering.

  2. Well-Drained Soil: Ensure well-drained soil, as Creeping Thyme prefers slightly dry to moderately moist conditions. Avoid waterlogged areas.

  3. Pruning: Trim back the plants after flowering to encourage compact growth and promote the development of new foliage.

  4. Harvesting: If used for culinary purposes, harvest the leaves as needed, and enjoy the fresh, aromatic flavor in your favorite dishes.

  5. Winter Care: Creeping Thyme is generally hardy but benefits from a layer of mulch to protect the roots during winter in colder climates.

Transform your garden into a fragrant masterpiece with the enchanting beauty and aromatic charm of Creeping Thyme. Order now and embark on a sensory journey in your outdoor haven!