Thymus 'Red Elf'

Common name(s): red elf thyme

Description: allegedly a seedling of T. 'Elfin'. Mat-forming with a very compact growth habit and dark crimson flowers in summer.

Height: to 4 in. Spread: to 1 ft.

Position: full sun and well-draining soil

Uses: ornamental- as a small scale groundcover, to attract pollinators

Winter Hardiness: to 0 F and below