Genus - Thymus

Thymus is commonly referred to as Thyme. The genus contains 345 species. They tend to be aromatic and range from herbaceous perennials to small shrubs. The name may be derived from the Greek word 'Thyo' meaning perfume. 

Culture - Thymus like it in full to mostly sun locations. Soil must be well drained. Do not water in evenings. Overnight wetness can lead to mold problems.