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Weekend Plantidote 2012-07-15

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woolly thyme

thymus pseudolanoginosus

woolly thyme


Here's a ground-cover for all of you suffering in the heat and drought. It needs full sun and prefers poor alkaline soils (z. 4-9)

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Submitted by hipparchia on

my ultimate plan for the back yard is to have parts of it growing veggies and much of the rest of it covered in edible (and aromatic) herbs and edible flowers as ground cover.

i haven't decided yet what i want the front yard to be, but this fall i'm planning to put out seeds of all the local weeds wildflowers that i like and have been collecting.