Lemon thyme is great in the garden and the kitchen and its easy to grow. It tastes and smells like a lemon. Use lemon thyme in any recipe that calls for lemon, including marinades and desserts. Lemon thyme grows vigorously, so you can trim it back to keep it neat and compact and enjoy the trimmings! Evergreen in zones 8 and 9. Additionally, lemon thyme grows great in jars!