(Thymus x ‘Faustinoi’)
A sun loving, small hedging form of Thyme with a mass of pale pink flowers over summer. European hybrid with strong aromatics and highly fragrant foliage.
Other thymes, oregano, rosemary, garlic. Enhances strong flavored meats and salads. Flowers and foliage make good garnishes.
Thyme can be used at all stages of cooking. Early for strong flavour in soups, casseroles etc, late for stir fries and salads or as a garnish for any savory dish. It is high in many vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that are all essential for optimum health. Excellent as a tea to help coughs and sore throats and for aromatherapy.
Plant in dry exposed spots with full sun and good air movement. It needs little water and will die in heavy, wet soils.
Regular applications of Seasol and PowerFeed in spring and autumn will keep the plant healthy and growing well.
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