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Doone Valley Pink Creeping Thyme

Thymus doerfleri 'Doone Valley'

SKU
06571
Profuse color from this stunning groundcover with irregular yellow variegation that creates interesting patterns and textures. Small pink blooms adorn the plant in summer. Great for filling between stepping stones as it will tolerate light foot traffic and dry conditions. Works well in mixed beds or in pots when allowed to trail over the edges. Showy flowers and aromatic foliage.
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Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.

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Average Size at MaturityModerate grower to 1 to 2 in. tall, 12 to 24 in. wide.
Bloom TimePink flowers in summer.
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorVariegated
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Ground Cover
Light NeedsFull sun
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater when top 3 inches of soil is dry.

Thrives in average to very lean, neutral to alkaline soils. As a groundcover, space 12 to 24 in. apart; closer for faster fill. Trim lightly, just after flowering. In early spring, shear old foliage to one-half inch. Feed with an all-purpose fertilizer.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-8

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