Dwarf thyme 'Fredo'

planting site / location:
planting distance:
25 x 25 cm
soil / fertilisation:
When bedding out use slow-release fertiliser and extra liquid fertilser when needed.
Water regularly but sparsely.
gardener's tip:
Small and spherical habit, attractive bedding plant
The dwarf thyme 'Fredo' has a wonderful aroma and is used for spicy meat dishes and vegetable stuffings. Whole shoots are cooked but removed shortly after cooking time. For salad dressings, single petals or entire flowers can be used. Besides its use in the cuisine, golden thyme, which is rich in thymol, is also used in aromatherapies against respiratory ailments.


german term: Dwarf thyme
botanical termn: Thymus vulgaris
plant height: 20 - 25 cm
life cycle: perennial
harvest season: perennial
flowering season: July to September
use: Culinary herb for seasoning dishes.
colour palette: green