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Monday, December 05, 2022

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Kristin

I love this combo. This is on the north side, right? We had to remove a tree in front of our house, and some of my hostas are struggling as its replacement is tiny. I also have a terrible time on the west side of our house which is dry shade under a large oak most of the day, but also gets some pretty hot sun sometimes. I need to do some more research, but thanks for the inspiration!

Ginny

What a pretty display!

Linda Brazill

KRISTIN— Yes, the north side but quite sunny. Lots of sand and salt as it's right at the curb. But everything is happy. 
I have had so many plants self-seed in a spot that seems all wrong for them that it is hard sometimes to figure out what to plant where. 

Kris P

You made inspired choices to replace the hostas. They meld together beautifully.

Cathy

These go so well together Linda. Calamintha is something I would like to try as it is apparently very drought hardy. The Geranium looks pretty growing up through it and I bet it is a lovely sight when you turn into your driveway! 😃

Linda Brazill

CATHY — ​Calamintha has become a local favorite as it is grown in our botanical gardens in sustainable gravel gardens with little or no added water.

B​e sure to get Calamintha nepeta ssp. nepeta as it does not self seed which can be a problem with other Calamints and Nepetas. ​

Frank

Love it, what an awesome combination! I need to get a calamintha. I was impressed by the one growing next door, but then never swiped a division and of course now have my regrets since that one died!

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