Clone East, Monamolin, Gorey, Ireland, Y25 H721
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Thyme (Lemon variegated thyme) Thymus x citriodorus ‘Variegatus’


Fully hardy, low growing evergreen subshrub with highly lemon scented yellow edged leaves. Produces clusters of mauve flowers in late Spring/early Summer. Helps to control whiteflies, cabbage loopers and cabbage worms.  Attractive to bees and other pollinators

Cultivation:    Grow in well drained soil in full sun

Height & Spread:  12cm x 30cm

Culinary Uses:  Best used fresh or added at the end of cooking so as not to loose its flavour. Can be used in any recipe that calls for a savoury lemon flavouring. Suitable for marinades, can be added to fish, poultry, seafood, vegetables, potatoes, salads, soups and stews and much more

SKU: N/A Category: Product ID: 2204


Family: Lamiaceae
Plant Type: Hardy shrub
Good Companion: Cabbage and plants in general.