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Nepeta hederacea - Plant

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Meehan s mint
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Glechoma hederacea is an aromatic, perennial, evergreen creeper of the mint family Lamiaceae. It is commonly known as ground-ivy, gill-over-the-ground, creeping charlie, alehoof, tunhoof, catsfoot, field balm, and run-away-robin.

Common name: Meehan s mint
Color: Lavender blue
Bloom time: May to June
Height: 0.25 to 0.50 feet
Difficulty level: easy to grow

Planting & Care
Native to Europe, Creeping Charlie (Glechoma hederacea) is a perennial member of the mint family. The variegated white and green leaves of the Creeping Charlie look like semicircles with scalloped edges.
Tiny purple flowers complement the leaves of the Creeping Charlie in the spring, adding to the allure of this low-growing ground cover. Creeping Charlie grows just as well indoors as it does outside, functioning well as a low-maintenance houseplant.

Sunlight: Part shade to full shade

Soil: well-drained soil

Water: Medium

Temprature: -29° to -23°C

Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Care:
  • Water the Creeping Charlie on a weekly basis, maintaining moist soil at all times.
  • Depending on the conditions of your home, the Creeping Charlie houseplant may need watering more than twice a week, so check the moisture level of the soil regularly.
  • If the soil feels moist when you press your finger down to 1 inch, don’t add more water.


Special Feature:
Ground cover for shade gardens, woodland gardens or shady border areas.
Use
Medicinal use:
  • he dried plant and crushed leaves are used to make medicine.

Ornamental use:
  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose


Note:
for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor before use.

Reference:
http://lesson.website/how-can-i-care-for-creeping-charlie-house-plants/ http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=a786

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