Thymus coccineus praecox Red

Creeping Red Thyme

'Coccineus' forms a dense, flat mat of evergreen, dark green leaves that are smothered in bright magenta-red flowers from early
thru midsummer. In fall, the foliage turns a beautiful bronze.

Height

1-4 Inches

Spread

12-18 Inches

Zone

3-8

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Butterflies
Habit
Trailing
Soil Moisture
Average Water
Attributes
Fragrant
Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips

Thymes are low maintenance plants.  This plant could also be used in walkways and areas that see foot traffic.  Fairly hardy and can take some neglect.

Thymus coccineus praecox Red (Creeping Red Thyme)