COMMON NAME: THYME HERB
Pot Size: 12.5cm / (5″) / 125mm
Thyme is a well-known culinary and medicinal herb. Thyme is a great source of iron and is widely used in cooking. It is commonly used to flavour meats, soups and stews. It is also used as a primary flavour with lamb, tomatoes and eggs.
FACTS: The essential oil of common thyme (Thymus vulgaris) is made up of 20-54% thymol. Thymol is an antiseptic and is the main active ingredient in Listerine mouthwash. Before the advent of modern antibiotics, it was used to medicate bandages.
Position: Full sun to part shade