BOTANICAL NAME: Thymus citriodorus 'Archers Gold' AVERAGE MATURE HEIGHT: 30 cmAVERAGE MATURE SPREAD: 30 cmSUN EXPOSURE: Full sunFLOWER COLOUR: PinkFLOWERING TIME: SummerFOLIAGE COLOUR: GreenCOLD HARDINESS: WATER NEEDS: Average - Requires well drained soilOTHER FEATURES: Edible, Fragrant DESCRIPTION: Thymus Citriodorus 'Archers...
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BOTANICAL NAME: Thymus citriodorus 'Archers Gold'

WATER NEEDS: Average - Requires well drained soil
OTHER FEATURES: Edible, Fragrant


Thymus Citriodorus 'Archers Gold' is a moderate growing groundcover plant, herb and perennial plant that can be grown in USDA Plant Hardiness Zones 5A through 8B. It matures to an average height of 1 inch to 1 foot and an average width of 6 inches to 1 foot, depending on climate and other environmental factors. It prefers growing in a location that provides full sun and grows best when planted in sand or loam soil that is well drained. In the summer Archer's Gold Thyme produces violet and lavender flowers. The foliage is yellow, chartreuse and dark green in color. It attracts butterflies and visual attention and is resistant to deer, drought, insects, foot traffic and heat. If you like fragrance, Thymus Citriodorus 'Archers Gold' has fragrant foliage.

Archer's Gold Thyme can be useful in the landscape in mass plantings, in containers or planters, as a border or edger, as a groundcover, between stepping stones and pavers, in landscape beds or islands or in small groupings and also in rock or xeriscape gardens, theme gardens, cottage gardens, butterfly gardens, herb gardens or perennial gardens.


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