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
Pests and diseases in Thyme plant:
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?
Growth speed in Thyme plant:
Thyme plant Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Thyme plant:
It is possible to grow Thyme plant indoor?
Growing Thyme plant is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
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:
Thinning / Deadheading of Thyme plant Blossom:
Recommend to thinning better for the growth of the leaves
When to trim Thyme plant leaves?
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
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?
What is the treatment for vegetative reproduction in Thyme?
Bending the branch sometime recommend to break the branch little bit, moist soil