We at Strictly Medicinal Seeds are dedicated to providing medicinal plants to the people. We are still open for nursery plant sales, and look forward to your live root and plant orders! Please note that we are taking no new retail seed orders, and will recommence selling seeds September 1st, 2020. If you made a seed order and have not yet received your seeds, please rest assured that we will get them to you. Due to unprecedented demand, please expect significant delays in seed order fulfillment.
Thyme, Orange (Thymus fragrantissimus), packet of 30 seeds, Organic
Family: Mint (Lamiaceae)
Hardy to Zones 5 to 10
Evergreen woody subshrub to 12 inches tall, native to the Mediterranean. With flowers of pink and leaves redolent with citrus, the plant is also pretty on the dryland landscape and well-loved by bees. The dried leaf is a good condiment and tea herb, with distinct and lasting lemonyness. Traditional usage (TWM): Carminative. Plant prefers full sun and dry soils. Harvest leaves prior to flowering. Trim back in fall to 1 inch above previous year’s growth. Sow seeds in warm soil. Surface-sow, tamp securely and keep warm and in the light until germination. Thin or transplant to 2 feet apart.
30 seeds per packet, Certified Organically Grown
Out of stock