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Here are 17 beautiful and low-maintenance plants.

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Archer's Gold Lemon Thyme(14 of 17)

Thymus x citriodorus 'Archer's Gold'

  • Woody evergreen perennial with gold-yellow leaves and bright pink flowers in summer

  • Lemon-scented leaves can be used for cooking

  • Plant in full sun

  • Plant in coarse, sharply drained soil

  • Height: 6-10 inches

  • Width: 8-12 inches

Hardy in zones 6-9:

  • Zone 6: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; lightly mulch in fall.

  • Zone 7: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; lightly mulch in fall.

  • Zone 8: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; lightly mulch in fall.

  • Zone 9: Plant in spring; plant in full sun; lightly mulch in fall.

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