Thymus vulgaris, Thyme is a hardy perennial to zone four or grown as an annual. This is highly fragrant plant produces large quantities of aromatic, small leaves that are bright green when young maturing to a dark blue-green.
Direct sow seeds as soon as the soil is workable. ptimal soil temperatures for germination are 55-60 degrees. Seeds emerge within 14-28 days. Seedlings are best planted in clumps.