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Perennials and Shrubs

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Lemon Thyme(12 of 15)

Thymus pulegioides--Lemon Thyme

- Evergreen perennial with bright pink flowers in summer
- Lemon-scented leaves can be used for cooking
- Plant in full sun
- Plant in coarse, sharply drained soil
- Height: 8-12 inches
- Width: 8-12 inches
- Hardy in zones 5-9

Zones 5-9: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; lightly mulch in fall.

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