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Q.Will Creeping Thyme Choke Out My Vegetable Plants? And, Will The Creeping Thyme Rob The Nutrients In The Vegetable Garden?

Zone zone 4 | Louise Shotton added on March 15, 2021 | Answered

I’m thinking of bordering the garden patch.

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Answered on March 15, 2021

Yes, it probably would unless a divider is installed around the vegetable garden first. It spreads as a groundcover and is even used as a grass replacement. If it is allowed to grow among the veggies, it would also compete for nutrients.


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