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Thymus pulegioides 'Aureus'   

Believe this was when I got the first lot of Thymes for the balcony

This planting is in the † Balcony garden .


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Plant Lemon thyme Thymus citriodorus 431
Variety Aureus 16


Care Instructions

If sowing directly, aim to sow 0.2 inches (0.5 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 9.75 inches (25.0 cm).

Lemon thyme 'Aureus' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 40.0 cm [imperial: 1.30 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has partial sun light - try to position in a full sun location instead.

Try to apply water fairly sparingly.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8b) is within the ideal range for Lemon thyme 'Aureus'. The recommended range is between Zone 5 and 9.

A soil ph of between 6.6 and 8.5 is ideal for Lemon thyme 'Aureus' as it does best in acidic to alkaline soil so test your soil acidity often.

More information about Thymus pulegioides 'Aureus' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Thymus pulegioides 'Aureus' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived
Thymus pulegioides 'Aureus' (2)    Thymus pulegioides 'Aureus' (2)

Thymus citriodorus

Plotless  Scotland, United Kingdom Scotland, United... 15 Apr 10 16 May 14 (Died)



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