Thymus serpyllum, or Creeping Thyme | super-vigorous, lemon-scented, brightly-flowered variety spreads 18 inches in no time in the sunny garden, giving you months of deep pink blooms and heavenly fragrance. tolerates dry soil and needs little care after it is established. It self-sows readily, dropping it seeds after flowering season is over and then this new seed sprouts the next spring keep a robust stand of creeping thyme ground cover thriving.
The old man in the village had told me to look for the "triangle gate". When I asked what he meant, he shrugged, and said that if I was meant to find it, then I would. Standing in the lane, looking at the gateway, I paused for a moment. Did I really want to pass through? He had told me that there would be no turning back, once I had climbed over.
Cerinthe major purpurascens "Blue Honeywort" - Outstanding selection with grey green foliage and beautiful blue blooms. Easy to grow in full to part sun, great for bees and butterflies. Annual, will reseed