Woolly Thyme is covered … Woolly Thyme has tiny grayish green leaves that look like they're covered with soft silky fur. An … Tolerates varying amounts of foot traffic. The silvery-gray, wooly foliage is just so touchable! Best as a small area ground cover or filler between stepping stones. Gritty, poor soils that discourage other plants are perfect for thyme. The woolly thyme has a creeping, cascading habit that leads it to spill gracefully over stone walls. Woolly thyme is a superb low care groundcover thyme with fuzzy gray foliage and a vigorous spreading stems that root as they spread across the soil. Very tiny, elliptic, gray leaves (to 1/8"). Choosing plants that grow and thrive in your particular climate is the very first step toward having a beautiful garden . This variety has soft, woolly gray-green leaves that turn purple in winter. Please, I am hoping someone has a source that they can share? Perennial Farm Marketplace Thymus pseudolanuginosus (Woolly) Groundcover, 4" Pot, Tiny Pink Flowers Visit the Perennial Farm Marketplace Store. This plant is especially well suited in the creation of a miniature garden or fairy garden. I grew wooly time years ago in another life and was excited to see it stocked at this nursery. wide. SKU. Its stems and leaves are covered in dense hair, which provides the soft to the touch feeling that both adults and children enjoy. Additional Information About Thymus pseudolanuginosus - Woolly Thyme More About Woolly Thyme... One from our 'Toe Tickler' collection, Woolly Thyme is one of the best of the evergreen thymes. Woolly Thyme. Great For: Primarily used as a ground cover, Thymus pseudolanuginosus (Woolly Thyme) is a creeping, mat-forming sub-shrub forming a dense cushion of small, dark green leaves usually covered with long hairs. Woolly thyme (Thymus pseudolanuginosus) is a sturdy, low-growing perennial groundcover that does well in full sun and well-drained soils. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Thymus pseudolanuginosus - commonly called woolly thyme - is now also classified as Thymus praecox subsp. Be the first to review this product. A wonderful groundcover addition to the sunny spots around my stepping stones. This plant will not tolerate clay soils or wet sites. The thymus genus is a large group, all of which are perennial plants in moderate climates. Tolerates drought and poor soils or somewhat low fertility. Stems form a flat mat often no more than 1/2" tall but spreading to 12" wide. No serious insect or disease problem. 6576. In summer, tiny pink tubular flowers appear. britannicus) supplied by member gardeners in the Plan... PLANTFILES. The Garden wouldn't be the Garden without our Members, Donors and Volunteers. Woolly thyme—the wooliest of all thymes—forms a dense ground-covering mat of tiny, densely hairy leaves. It has aromatic leaves and showy pink flowers that attract butterflies. In early spring, prune back old foliage to one-half inch. Drought tolerant once established. Slow growing; reaches only 3 in. Thymus praecox 'Pseudolanuginosus' features small pink flowers blooming above a dense mat of aromatic, woolly, dusty-gray foliage. ... Thymus pseudolanuginosus: 5 vendors have this plant for sale. Tiny, pale pink flowers appear in summer amongst small, grey, woolly foliage. It can also grow in between pavers. Thymus praecox Pseudolanuginosus is one of the "oldies but goodies" in the STEPABLES Creeping Perennials collection and included in our Tough Ten Program. Skip to the beginning of the images gallery. woolly thyme. Thymus pseudolanuginosus. May not be reliably winter hardy throughout USDA Zone 5 where it would benefit from a protected location. A small scale ground cover forming a dense carpet of tiny, gray, woolly, aromatic leaves. Flowers are attractive to bees.Genus name comes from the Greek word thymos (name used in ancient Greece for a species of Thymus or Satureja).Specific epithet means false-wool. Pink-lavender flowers emerge in June as an added bonus. Creeping plant forms a dense mat of woolly, fragrant, gray-green foliage. Wooly Thyme has beautiful dusty gray foliage with little fuzzy hairs on top. Add a layer of mulch to prevent weed competition, … PRIVACY POLICY|TERMS & CONDITIONS|SITE MAP. Currently unavailable. Use Wooly Thyme as filler between stepping stones, along walkways and as underplanting for shrubs. Herb: Woolly Thyme Latin name: Thymus pseudolanuginosus Synonyms: Thymus lanuginosus, Thymus serpyllum lanuginosus Family: Labiatae Medicinal use of Woolly Thyme: The leaves, and especially the essential oil contained in them, are strongly antiseptic, deodorant and disinfectant. Your climate might be too cold for this plant: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers. Woolly thyme (Thymus pseudolanuginosus) stands out among other thyme species with its tiny, furry leaves and dense growth habit, which reaches 1 to 3 inches in height with a 1- to 3-foot spread. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. It looks very much like wool but is not true wool, which, of course, comes from sheep (and other animals). Minimum quantities apply. It is drought tolerant - an overall easy-care plant. There are very few rules in gardening, but perhaps the most important one is to work within your zone. Thymus pseudolanuginosus, commonly called woolly thyme, is a creeping, woody based perennial which is used as a ground cover. © 2020 MONROVIA NURSERY COMPANY. A textural masterpiece, Wooly Thyme is the perfect landscape groundcover with its flat growth and spreading habit. Soft silky fur creeping thyme, creeping thyme, Wild thyme ( pseudolanuginosus... 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