Thymus praecox 'Purple Carpet' (Creeping Thyme)
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Thymus praecox 'Purple Carpet'

Creeping Thyme

Flat-growing variety. Tiny dark green leaves, dark purple in fall; bright lavender-purple flowers. Easily divided; even small pieces will take root. Evergreen
Height: 3-6 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Dry
Flower Color: Purple
Bloom Time: June,July
Hardiness Zone: 2 TO 9
ITEM # CROP IMAGE SIZE CURRENT AVAIL
21651.03 24 Flat 80
21651.PT 10 Flat 80
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Drought Tolerant
Salt Tolerant
Container
Fairy Garden
Made for Walking
Fall Color
Fragrant Flower
Green Roof Semi Intensive
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Plant Habit
Spreading
Light Conditions
Sun
Flower Color
Purple
Flower Hue
Light
Flower Height
3" to 6"
Flower Type
Solitary
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Fine
Divide
Every Other Year
Prune Time
After Blooming
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
1/4" or Less
Growth Rate
Average
Origin
Europe

Possible Substitution Plants

Veronica 'Whitewater'
Mazus reptans
Phlox subulata 'Snowflake'
Mazus reptans 'Albus'
Veronica 'Waterperry Blue'