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Something is happening to my ground cover. This took me several years to fill in and now it's dying. Help! Wendy

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Something is happening to my ground cover. This took me several years to fill in and now it's dying. Help! Wendy My sense is that part of your Wooly Thyme patch had a "melt-down" from the high humidity and hot temperatures we experienced over the last month or so. Just cut out the dead area – actually cut back into the live part of the plant which will stimulate new shoots to grow and in no time the plant will fill in the open spaces.

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Linda K. Lillie is the President of Sprigs & Twigs, Inc, the premier landscape design and maintenance, tree care, lawn care, stonework, and carpentry service provider in southeastern Connecticut since 1997. She is a graduate of Connecticut College in Botany, a Connecticut Master Gardener and a national award winning landscape designer for her landscape design and landscape installation work.

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