All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>Wild Thyme</strong>
<em>Thymus serpyllum*</em> / Mint Family
Dalton, MA
July 21, 2005<br>
This tiny plant carpets yards in the western Massachusetts area. I noticed the tiny purple flowers in several yards as I was driving, but I didn't thi...
Wild Thyme
Thymus serpyllum* / Mint Family
Dalton, MA
July 21, 2005

This tiny plant carpets yards in the western Massachusetts area. I noticed the tiny purple flowers in several yards as I was driving, but I didn't think it would be be good to stop in a stranger's driveway to check them out! "Honest officer, I was just looking at this little plant!" Wild Thyme is a European import that has made itself quite at home in the northeast. My friends said it smells wonderful when it is run over by the lawnmower!


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