McKenzie Seed – Thyme

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McKenzie Seed – Thyme


Thyme produces attractive bushy plants with tiny grey-green leaves. Not only used to flavor most meat, fish, and vegetable dishes, this versatile herb can also be used as a plant for rock gardens and edging.

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Plant Type: Herb

Flavor: Pungent with a subtle, dry aroma and slightly minty flavor

Preparation Ideas: Especially flavorful in clam chowder and other soups, stews and meats.

Days to Germination: 7 to 21 days

Days to Maturity: 85 days

Growth Type: Perennial Zone 4

Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4″)

Growing Height: 30 cm (12″)

Best Container Size: 12″+

Instructions: Start indoors 4-6 weeks before last frost. Transplant to garden when soil is warm. A perfect variety for an indoor herb garden.

Suggestions: For drying leaves, cut entire plant to 2 inches above the ground just before it flowers in the early summer. Dry leaves in the shade.

Product Weight: 350 milligrams