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Thyme thrives in sunny locations along dry stony banks, attracting bees that produce a uniquely flavored honey. Back in ancient times, the Greeks used Thyme in their baths and burnt it as incense in their temples, believing it was a source of courage.

Thymus vulgaris
Thymus vulgaris


Plant family Lamiaceae (labiate)
Flowering season May to October
Harvest Flowering herb: May to October
Vegetation Dry, sunny land, field paths, edges of fields and forests.

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