Tag: mint family

Part 1: Early Spring Plants in Backyard Habitats

Lamium purpureum, common name purple dead nettle, is a member of the Mint family with a prolific growth habit that is a favorite of pollinators. It grows alongside henbit (Lamium…
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Part 2: Early Spring Plants in Backyard Habitats

Glechoma hederacea is known by many common names: Creeping charlie or ground ivy are the most used. It’s a non-native, invasive, allelopathic plant belonging to the Mint family. When I…
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