Thyme plant

Thyme plant growing subshrub of the genus Thymus, Thyme plant perennial evergreen plant also used as fragrant plant, grow in temperate or mediterranean climate.

Buds are edible, flower small purple, pink or white that grow on stalk in inflorescence.

Leaves green in some cultivars the leaves edge can yellow, the size 3-18 mm, leaves shape is elliptic sometimes with a pointed top.

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Requirements for growing Thyme plant:
Well drain soil

What is the best way to start growing Thyme plant:
Plant / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction in Thyme plant?
No, but easier to grow

Difficulties/Problems with growing Thyme plant:
Sensitive to moist

When is the best time to plant a Thyme plant shrub:
Spring / in warm climate also autumn

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When is the best time to prune a Thyme plant shrub?

How to prune a Thyme plant:
Dead leaves and stems

What is the size of a Thyme plant shrub?
5-30 cm

Growth speed in Thyme plant:
Medium growing

Thyme plant Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Thyme plant:
Full Sun

It is possible to grow Thyme plant indoor?

Growing Thyme plant is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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When does Thyme plant bloom?

General information about the flower:
Small purple, pink or white flowers that grow on stalk in inflorescence

Pollination is done by:
Bees, flies

Thinning / Deadheading of Thyme plant Blossom:
Recommend to thinning better for the growth of the leaves 

Blooming Season : 
Edible leaves: 

When to trim Thyme plant leaves?
All year

How to trim Thyme plant leaves?
Better to cut the stems the after the plant established

Information about Thyme plant leaves:
Green leaves but in some cultivars the leaves edge can yellow, the size 3-18 mm, leaves shape is elliptic sometimes with a pointed top

Uses of Thyme plant leaves:
Herbs, eaten raw, spices, spreads

Vegetative Reproduction: 

How to make Vegetative Reproduction in Thyme?
Cutting or bending a branch over and covering it with earth

The best time for vegetative reproduction in Thyme:
Spring / Autumn

How much time does it take to grow roots in vegetative reproduction?
2-4 weeks

What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Thyme?
Bending the branch sometime recommend to break the branch little bit, moist soil