Intro to Growing Mexican Heather: Home Gardening Tips & Advice for Beginners

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Get an introduction on how to grow Mexican heather in your garden, with beginner tips & advice in this free home gardening video. View Video Transcript

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Jose Zuniga

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Hello, my name is Jose Zuniga and I'm representing We happen to be working with one of my favorite plants which is Mexican Heather also known as a false Heather in some parts of the United States. This one is purple and sometimes you can find it in a white. You know, I enjoy it because its great for hanging baskets, they do great in flower beds and also they uniform in exactly well forth order, even ground cover sometimes. Now, they love the heat, you know partial sun as well and guess what? They do keep deers away, they're deer resistant, you heard me right, deer resistant. Now in this series I'm going to go over with you like, where do we purchase it? How are we going to maintain it? What materials do we need? How do we get started by digging the hole? Are we going to mulch the plant? All those steps, I'm going to guide you one by one, we're going to have fun with this plant and this is how we plant Mexican Heather in your garden.