Easy-Care Plants

That Survive  With or Without You 

If you aren’t planning on turning your yard into a mint farm, you may want to grow it in a container.

1. Mint (Mentha spp.)

Many varieties of bamboo grow quite tall, making them ideal plants for a living privacy fence.

2. Bamboo (Bambusa spp.)

Deer- and rodent-resistant, bulb plants like daffodils just need occasional watering during the growing season and can safely be ignored during periods of dormancy.

4. Daffodils  (Narcissus pseudonarcissus)

Once established, lamb’s ear requires little maintenance, has modest water needs, and isn’t picky about soil, although it should be planted in well-drained locations.

6. Lamb’s Ear  (Stachys byzantina)

While this bush thrives in moist, well-drained soil, it’s drought-tolerant once established.

8. Indian Hawthorn  (Rhaphiolepis indica)

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