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Thyme - Elfin Creeping


  • Slow and low growing, creeping ground cover
  • Tiny purple flowers bloom in spring over tiny rounded leaves that form moss-like tufts
  • Great for filling between stepping stones
  • Tolerates light foot traffic




Deer Resistant, Evergreen, Flowering, Ground Cover

Botanical: Thymus serpyllum Elfin
Genus: Thymus
Flower Color: Purple
Type: Groundcovers - Evergreen
Mature Height: 1" - 2"
Mature Width: 4" - 8"
Zone(s): 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Special Features: Aromatic, Deer Resistant, Flowering
Moisture Tolerance: Needs regular watering
Attracts Wildlife:
Appropriate Setting: Container, Courtyard, Edging, Flower Bed Area
Growth Rate: Slow
Flowering Season: Summer
Foliage Color Green
Sun Exposure Full Sun

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