Thyme

Thymus vulgaris

How to care for Thyme

Shape

Light: Full Sun

Place in a bright room that is sun drenched almost all day. Or directly in a south-facing window.

watering

Watering need: Medium demand

This plant is somewhat drought-tolerant, so no need to stress too much about it drying up. Make sure to feel the soil before watering: the top layer (about 2 inches) should be dry before giving this plant more water.

fertilizer

Fertilizing need: Medium demand

Plants can't only survive on water, they need nutrients too. To keep your plant nice and thriving, it’s important that you add fertilizer every now and then. You can find more info below how to best fertilize this plants.

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Does it start to look sad? Cut it down, make sure that it gets enough light and that there's nothing going on in the soil.

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The Best Way to Water Your Thyme

Thyme likes to dry out a bit between waterings, and can be susceptible to root rot if given too much water.

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How to Fertilize Your Thyme

Like almost all other plants herbs needs nutrients to grow and stay healthy.

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How to Repot Your Thyme

Like almost all other plants, herbs require repotting every now and then in order to stay happy and healthy.

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