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| Alpen Rock-thyme|
A perennial/woody subshrub, A. alpinus forms an attractive mat of somewhat pubescent stalks that average 2 to 10 inches long. Flowers are Lobelia-like, violet-purple with red and white markings.
Plant Type: perennial
Plant Form or Habit: low and trailing
Plant Use: Rock gardens, front of borders, trough plantings
Width: Minimum: 6 inches Maximum: 36 inches
Foliage Texture: medium
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4
Water Requirements: low
Additional Comments: Starts easily from seed. Flowers for months. Requires well-drained soil.