Thymus Pink Buttons

Full sun
Dry Tolerant
Frost Hardy
Botanical Name: Thymus longicaulis Pink Buttons

Variety Profile

Low growing, evergreen foliage forms a neat and dense carpet ideal for mass planting over low maintenance areas or to cascade over retaining walls, embankments, rockeries etc. Foliage is aromatic and will tolerate moderate foot traffic. Masses of rounded pink flower heads are produced over the warmer months.

Cultural Care

Water requirements are quite low once established, quite dry tolerant requiring only occasional long soak during extended periods of heat.
Select a sunny location in most soil types that are well draining. No pruning required. Fertilise after flowering

Plant Uses

  • Weed suppressant for low maintenance areas
  • Edging pathways or filling in around flagstones
  • Cover walls or embankments
  • Containers and hanging baskets 
  • Small gardens
  • General garden use


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