The standard winter-hardy thyme. One 4" round disk fills out a 6" nursery pot (sold separately) perfectly. Avg. 75 seeds/disk.
Latin Name: Thymus vulgaris
Days to Maturity or Bloom:
Shipping Information & Notes
Grow container herbs easily with biodegradable seeds disks. The results are a neat, compact plant with the same flavor and appearance as conventionally-grown seed.
Fill pots with soil, put the disk on top of the soil and cover with a thin layer of vermiculite or soil. Water well and place in a warm, sunny area. Water as needed.
DAYS TO GERMINATION: 14-21 days.
SOWING: Direct seed (recommended): Fill a 6" pot with soil, put the disk on top of the soil, and cover with approximately 1/4" layer of soil or vermiculite. Water well at planting and then water as needed as the plant grows.
LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun/Part Shade.
PLANT HEIGHT: 6-12".
PLANT SPACING: 1 disk per 6" nursery pot.
HARDINESS ZONES: Zones 5-8.
HARVEST:Cut only a few leaves the first year in order for the plants to winter over. In subsequent years, harvest just as the flowers being to open. Cut back to within 4-5" above the ground.