A select commercial strain that produces high yields of roots containing high essential oil content, especially bornyl acetate, and valepotriates. (Thymus vulgaris)
Medicinal: Pharmacological studies have shown valerian root to be an effective tranquilizer and calmative.
Growing instructions: Perennial in zones 3-9. Germination at 65°F in 21-30 days. Transplant. Full sun or part shade. Grows 48"-72" tall. Space 18" apart.