What Part of the Thyme Plant Do You Eat?

Thyme leaves and flowers may be eaten. Both fresh and dried thyme have many culinary uses, most of which involve cooking with vegetables and/or some sort of meat. Thyme flowers are tiny and pink or white, and may be used as edible decorations.

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