Thyme Seeds - Summer

Thyme Seeds - Summer

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Packet $6.09
1 Ounce $60.89 ($60.89/ounce)
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  • Spicy, pungent flavor used fresh or dried
  • Great for essential oils
  • Popular uses include: Culinary / Fragrance / Medicinal / Ornamental
  • Offers a spicy, pungent flavor in a compact plant
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Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Spring
Growth Habit Spreading

Flavor Profile Warm; Earthy; Floral; Slightly Minty; Lemony; Woody; Subtle Sweetness
Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Pollinators, Fragrant
Use Culinary, Medicinal
Growing Conditions Commercial, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Indoor, Outdoor
Harvest Advantages Dried, Freezing, Sauce/Paste
Plant Resistance Deer

About Thyme Seeds - Summer

Thymus vulgaris

Seed Type Heirloom Seed
Plant Type Evergreen

Grow Heirloom Thyme - Plant Thyme Summer Seeds

Aromatic and spicier than Winter Thyme, Thyme Summer produces small gray/green leaves and tiny lilac flowers on a smaller plant. Best to harvest mid-June through mid-July and can be used fresh or dried. Essential part of every herb garden, makes a great container herb as well.

Planting Information

Planting Thyme Seeds - Summer

Planting Season Spring
Seed Prep Requires Light
Sowing Method Direct Sow, Start Indoors
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/8 inch
Plant Spacing 9 to 12 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 6, 7, 8
View our Thyme Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Recommended Coverage
Packet Up to 50 Sq. Ft
1 Ounce Up to 1,250 Sq. Ft