Thymus vulgaris

Also know as Common Thyme and Garden Thyme, it is a small, aromatic shrub that is evergreen.  Thyme is commonly used as an herb for cooking.  The photo is the cultivar, English Thyme.

Classification: Perennial
Height: 12-18 inches
Sow: Early Spring or may sow in Autumn in a greenhouse

Prefers full light.

Prefers well-drained soil.

Drought tolerant.

Hardy in Zones 4 to 9.