We only sell open-pollinated seeds: pure, natural & non-GMO! Thymus vulgaris. You can enter discount codes and calculate shipping on the checkout page, Notify me when this product is available: Add me to the store mailing list, Also known as Summer Thyme, it is hardy to zone 6, maybe zone 5 with some protection. Take time to review our impressive Online Seed Catalog. Sorry, we do not have a printed catalog to mail you. I highly recommend them to anyone. Cover seeds very lightly and keep evenly moist but not soggy until seedlings emerge in 14 to 21 days. One packet of about 1,400 seeds. Richard. Provide 65-75 degree soil temperature. It is generally hardy in zones 5 and higher, depending upon the variety and planting location. The famed culinary Thyme from France, it is higher in essential oil content than other varieties which means more and better flavor. French Thyme; French Thyme. We are located in Mansfield, Mo. Started in 1998 by Jere Gettle, as a means to preserve heirloom seeds. Planting: If planting from seed, begin thyme indoors and scatter the seeds on top of the soil and do not cover them or only cover them lightly. Sow outdoors in the spring 1-2 weeks before last frost, a few seeds every 2-3", thin to 10-12" apart. and have added additional bulk items by the ounce and pounds! Closely related to Garden Thyme, aromatic French Summer Thyme has more narrow, pointed leaves with a bit of a gray tint.