Thymus thracicus

Common name(s): lavender thyme

Description: a vigorous mat-forming species from the Balkan Peninsula. Blooms purple-pink flowers in summer.

Height: 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