In many parts of the country, water resources are becoming scarcer. That's why it's a good idea to landscape your home using waterwise techniques. Called xeriscaping, this process will help you have a less thirsty backyard. Here's how to do it.
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Peppermint Twist: perennial. USDA hardiness zones 6-10 winter hardy in ground. Spacing: plant 2'-3' apart. Full sun to partial shade. Keep soil moist during first year. Blooms: late summer to fall of 2nd growing season & every year thereafter. Mature Height & Spread: 2'H to 3'H with a 2'W-3'W spread within 2 years. Winterize: in zones 6-10, apply heavy layer of mulch over root area, remove in spring; prune foliage to 2" above soil. Drought Tolerant: yes, once established. Heat Tolerant: no.