are all the creeping thymes edible?

filixJune 8, 2007

Hello. I'm planting alot of different creeping thymes. They are so beautiful. I was wondering if they were also edible? Thnkyou. filix

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pianojuggler(z8b WA)

To the best of my knowledge they are all edible, however, they don't have much flavor compared to the varieties that are specifically grown as herbs. Two that are particularly yummy are "Lemon Thyme" which also makes a nice groundcover and "Orange Balsam Thyme" which is a little taller growing than the creeping thymes. As their names suggest, they have a zesty citrus-like flavor and aroma.

    Bookmark   June 13, 2007 at 10:37PM
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filix

Thankyou pianojuggler. I did plant some lemmon thyme. filix

    Bookmark   June 14, 2007 at 6:48AM
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