Miniature Garden Plant Set of 4
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All of our favorite miniature garden bedding plants in one box! They all flower in their own way. See below for details.

Miniature Bedding Plant Set of 4, clockwise from upper left:

- Platt's Black Brass Buttons (Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black')
- Pink Chintz Thyme (Thymus serpyllum 'Pink Chintz')
- Fairy Vine (Muelenbeckia complexa)
- Dwarf Mondo Grass (Ophiopogon japonicus 'Nana')

The plants in this set are outdoor and come in 4" pots. They can be planted in full sun to part sun with good-draining soil. Let them dry out a bit to "wrung-sponge-damp" in between watering sessions if they are grown in a container, to avoid over-watering. 

- As a group, cold hardy to zones 6, the Mondo Grass is hardy to zone 6, the rest are much hardier
- As a group, heat hardy to zone 7-1

- Needs well-drained soil
- Regular water, let dry out to damp to avoid overwatering
- All are outdoor plants
- All come in 4" pots

Counter-clockwise from upper left

Platt's Black Brass Buttons - Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'

Look like miniature ferns for the miniature garden but it is a perennial. Serrated edges on tiny 1" long leaves. Plant turns greener in the shade and browner in the sun.

- Mat forming
- 3" high at best
- Cold hardy to zones 4 to 7, or -30F
- Heat zones 7 to 1

- Evergreen
- Part sun to part shade
- Super tiny flowers in mid-summer

- Likes evenly damp soil
- drought tolerant when established

- Invasive in some areas. Great in containers.
- Trim back runners in late spring to control growth

- an outdoor plant
- comes in a 4" pot


Pink Chintz Thyme - Thymus serpyllum 'Pink Chintz'

A pretty ground cover thyme to use as an understory plant for your miniature garden bed. Expect this thyme to look more like a shrub than low-growing ground cover. Looks great along a pathway or at the edge of the miniature patio, or plant it to trail down the edge of a pot or rock wall.

Pink Chintz Thyme has a deep, rich green colored leaves tinged in red, with a deep red colored stem. A very classy combination. Dark pink flowers in mid summer.

- full sun
- needs good drainage sun
- let dry out to barely damp between waterings

- will spread along the ground
- a bit taller than our other Thymes, can grow to 5" tall
- divide every second or third year to keep fresh

- salmon blooms in mid-summer that change color as they age
- drought tolerant when established

- cold zones 4 to 10, hardy to -30F
-heat zones 9 - 1

- an outdoor plant
- comes in a 4" pot


Fairy Vine - Muelenbeckia complexa

A delicate, but sturdy plant for the miniature garden that is normally used for a groundcover with tiny stems that are deep red, contrasting nicely against the leaves. Grow it up a miniature trellis or arbor for fun. 

- train over an arbor or along a fence

- outdoor: Part sun/Part shade
- indoor: bright indirect, divide every second year

- regular water
- drought tolerant when established

- in a pot: divide every couple of years to keep it happy
- in the ground: invasive in some areas. Judicioulsly divide or shovel-prune in late spring to control growth

- cold hardy to zones 7 - 10 
- heat hardy zones 10 - 8

- comes in a 4" pot


Dwarf Mondo Grass - Ophiopogon japonicus 'Nana' 

Perfect for the miniature garden. A favorite miniature grass that grows about 2" tall and slowly spreads on runners. If it's really happy, the tiniest, lavender colored flowers in summer are followed by bright blue berries in the summer.

- Easy care, can be indoors or outdoors
- Great color and texture

- Small, lavender colored blooms turn to blue berries
- drought tolerant when established

- Cold hardy zones 7 - 10 to 0F
- Heat hardy zones 12 - 1

- Outdoor: part shade/full shade
- Indoor: bright indirect light

- Regular water let soil dry out to damp between watering
- Comes in a 4" pot 


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Not a toy, not meant for children. 


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Miniature Garden Plant Set of 4

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